On Wed, 13 Jul 2005 21:02:47 -0400, suzmccarth <suzmccarth@...>
wrote much else, including:

> Personally, I am waiting for a better spell-checker - one that will
> accept 'wut' for 'what'

There are "sounds like" algorithms, but whether they are included in
spelling checkers, I don't know; perhaps they are.
Soundex is the (trade?) name of an algorithm, or something like it.


Sorry; have fallen behind in reading Qalam, again; only ~1,500 unread
messages (all e-mail) this past month...

Nicholas Bodley /*|*\ Waltham, Mass. (Not "MA")
The curious hermit -- autodidact and polymath
Hope for these times:
"The Impossible Will Take a Little While:...", the
book by Paul Rogat Loeb