maestrosonata

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Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  September 15, 2010, 9:48am  •  0 vote

There ae numerous dimensions as to what is "correct" and incorrect. Itis a matterof preference and identifying yourself with a frame of reference or culture. Everyone justifies their own particular vi

Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  September 15, 2010, 9:41am  •  0 vote

You must apply the proper declension......CURRICULUM VIAE.......that would be far more effective in avoiding looking like an idiot , rather than leaving out accents because you don't know what theymea

Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  September 1, 2010, 12:05am  •  2 votes

You have been helpful in past comments concerning this topic. In fact, after reading some of your prior comments and doing some research, I decided upon "résumé". It is the most authentic and correct.

Re: anything vs. everything  •  August 7, 2010, 12:49pm  •  0 vote

May I comment on "something"?

Re: Pronunciation: aunt  •  August 7, 2010, 12:46pm  •  0 vote

The German is "Tante" and is, in fact, pronounced phoenetically as an "ahn" sound. As for trigger feelings and words that yield specific reaction, the soft pronunciation of "Aunt" i. e. as "ant" remin

Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  August 7, 2010, 12:21pm  •  2 votes

résumé (Eureka)........

Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  August 7, 2010, 12:19pm  •  1 vote

Coincidence or fate? Yes, Porsche, truly, I was doing that as you were constructing your return email. I went in to many of my documents and found most were correct and I was unhappy with the incorrec

Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  August 7, 2010, 11:33am  •  0 vote

Porsche: Correct you are. And very astute in your observation, knowledge, and response. At the same time, the two accent classifications, many times, as in this case, are not controllable, either b

Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  August 6, 2010, 6:18pm  •  2 votes

This is a very interesting point and most enjoyable to address. From a linguiststic perspective and cultural point of view I will offer the definitive answer and then some commentary. It is a grammati