Dostoevksy misseppling on DJ
kamins at ModernLib.com
Thu Dec 14 15:18:29 EST 2006
On Dec 14, 2006, at 11:53 AM, Bill DiBenedetto wrote:
> I'm not sure if there is a correct standard spelling in English --
> I've seen
> several different renditions by various publishers and articles,
> many with an 'i' on the end.
That's my experience as well. Also, there can be no "correct"
spelling of a name translated - or actually, transliterated - from a
non-english type alphabet. Of course, it WOULD be nice if there were
some kind of consistency...
"McBride fell 12 stories, hitting the pavement like a Hefty bag
filled with vegetable soup." - from an anonymous high school essay
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