That's good news!

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From: David McCann <[log in to unmask]>
To: [log in to unmask]
Sent: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 17:43:12 -0500 (EST)
Subject: Re: IPA help

On Sun, 10 Feb 2019 18:12:30 -0500
Tony Harris <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Maybe I'm being to perfectionist. Hmm.

Yes, you are! My old IPA Principles says "… it is desirable to
substitute more familiar consonant symbols for less familiar ones when
such a substitution can be made without causing ambiguity." They give
as examples using /r/ for any rhotic when there's only one, or
using /x/ in preference to /χ/.