[Dixielandjazz] Spelling etc

lswain at penrose.com lswain at penrose.com
Mon Sep 15 01:24:13 PDT 2003

> >The phaomnnehil pweor of the hmuan mnid.
> >
> >Aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it deosn't mttaer
> >in waht oredr the ltteers in a wrod are, the olny iprmoetnt tihng is
> >taht the frist and lsat ltteer be at the rghit pclae. The rset can be
> >a total mses and you can sitll raed it wouthit porbelm. Tihs is
> >bcuseae the huamn mnid deos not raed ervey lteter by istlef, but the
> >wrod as a wlohe.
> >
> >smiply amzanig huh?
> Not really . . . every elementary school teacher knows this. It
> doesn't take a research linguist at Cambridge University to tell us
> something we already know.
> Furthermore, its also amazing how much degredation in resolution of
> the printed page is possible before the text becomes unreadable.

That should be "degradation", but, based upon what we have learned in 
the first part of the above, what difference does it make?

Larry Swain

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