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July 2, 2015


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I rode somewhere that one can always put an "o" between the different elements that form a word in an agglutinated word.

According to this logic retpoŝtadreso and retpoŝtoadreso both should be fine. Am I wrong?

Anyway I reported it.

July 2, 2015


Yes, you're wrong.

The 'o' is only added to break up clusters of consonants, since many Esperanto speakers come from languages where those clusters are uncommon or forbidden. Since there's already a vowel at the junction point, you don't need the 'o'.

January 13, 2016


Hmm… I've never seen that before. By the way, I think you meant "read". :)

July 12, 2015


Yeah, I meant read :) Dankon!

July 12, 2015


I put simply "retadreso" and it was accepted, but I wonder if that means more simply "intetnet address"; what we'd likely call a URL technically. How is it used in practice?

February 6, 2017


According to Wiktionary, "retadreso" is a URL and "retpoŝtadreso" is an email address.

November 6, 2017


Somehow the "posxt" always reminds me of the German Schwäbisch accent :D

August 7, 2015
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