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Re: pronunciation of pteryx and other forms of pt



At 08:20 AM 8/5/95 -0400, Moody, Scott wrote:

> One excellent reference is:

>Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms, written by Donald J. Borror, 
>1960 with many subsequent printings.   Mayfield Publishing Co., Palo Alto, 
>CA.

See also:

Brown, Roland Wilbur. 1956.
        _Composition of Scientific Words: A Manual of Methods and a Lexicon
of Materials for the Practice of Logotechnics._ Washington: Smithsonian
Institution Press. 882 pages.

        "Spelling and Pronunciation," pages 54 - 61, are particularly
relevant to this discussion.

-= Tuck =-