Fyi, not my idea: 
https://github.com/apple/swift-evolution/commit/51d93875b25ba122a6417fdc5216ee94c6e7ee9e

Daniel Duan
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> On Oct 14, 2016, at 7:14 AM, Goffredo Marocchi <pana...@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Let's not promote this idea English has comprehensible and easy to refer to 
> pronunciation rules ;). It needs reforming :P, but let's keep it for 
> English-Evolution ;).
> 
> Sent from my iPhone
> 
>> On 14 Oct 2016, at 13:42, Haravikk via swift-evolution 
>> <swift-evolution@swift.org> wrote:
>> 
>> 
>>> On 14 Oct 2016, at 07:16, Daniel Duan via swift-evolution 
>>> <swift-evolution@swift.org> wrote:
>>> 
>>> 1. “honor” is mis-spelled in “weird queen’s dialect”.
>> 
>> I'm sorry, but I throw an exception at this; when you say "weird queen's 
>> dialect" do you mean… English? I don't go around referring to the other 
>> variation as "weird can't spell dialect" (but maybe I should) 😛
>> The u in words like honour is what makes it pronounced like "onner" rather 
>> than "hone-ore", same with colour being "culler" rather than "coal-ore". 
>> Sorry but it really annoys me when people consider the English version of 
>> English to be the weird one, as the clue is literally in the name as to 
>> which version is correct. This is why it still galls me that the language in 
>> macOS is "British English" yet the other one is just "English" rather than 
>> "American English" or whatever, it's a hideous double standard.
>> 
>> 
>> That aside, I'm a strong +1 for the feature 😉
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