Yes, my understanding is that if the hyphen at the end of the line is supposed to be in the word, as in a compound word or pronunciation as in your example, it's o.k. to leave it, and that's what I've been doing. I hope I haven't been doing it wrong all this time I only close up words that shouldn't be hyphenated. G.Cindy --- Lisa Belville <lisab12@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > Hi, Lori. > > I think I'd leave it as it is. As long as the > purpose of the hyphens is > clearly indicated, they shouldn't be a problem for > someone reading the book > in Braille or using speech. > > and Coodos to the submitter who made your job so > easy. > > Lisa > > ----- Original Message ----- > From: "Lori Castner" <loralee.castner@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> > To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> > Sent: Friday, December 14, 2007 12:36 PM > Subject: [bksvol-discuss] One More Validating > Question > > > Hi, Everyone, > > In "Celebrate a Book of Jewish Holidays, many words > are shown syllable by > syllable in parentheses with dashes separating the > syllables. > > For example, Elijah (e-LIE-juh). In several > instances, the syllabalized > word divides between two lines. Should I replace > the hypen with another > symbol so this division does not occur? > > This book had so few things to do that I almost feel > guilty earning $2.50 > for its validation! > > Thanks for help with this hypen-concern. > > Cat Lover Lori > > > To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to > bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject > line. To get a list of available commands, put the > word 'help' by itself in the subject line. > > WISH LIST (called Requested Additions To The Bookshare Collection)is available at http://people.delphiforums.com/jamiecalton/Book_Requests.htm http://www.friendsofbookshare.org/ http://studentpages.alma.edu/~07jmyate/book_requests.htm www.jbrownell.com for miscellaneous and useful threads ____________________________________________________________________________________ Never miss a thing. Make Yahoo your home page. http://www.yahoo.com/r/hs To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a list of available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject line.