>What's the point in having a system of pronunciation if you're simply making
>up your own?
>I can understand the dilemma--modern vs. earlier, and it makes sense to pick
>one over the other. There are also choices to be made among the dialects.
>But I think it's preferable to pick one and follow it, rather than
>"creating" a version that's a compromise.
Please God, not another thread about the Caighdean... ;)