My question is about words from languages with Latin script, where some glyphs are not found commonly in English.
Examples of such characters include: How should these words be written in English text?
However, an "ñ" is not an accented "n" but a totally different letter altogether. The accents that are more likely to be kept in are the ones we're more familiar with.
Visit Stack Exchange English Language & Usage Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for linguists, etymologists, and serious English language enthusiasts. Sign up to join this community This question is not about italicisation or how to construct plurals.If a word becomes common currency in English, it gets normalized over time.In particular, the accents fall off: writing "café" is considered a bit affected these days, and "rôle" has pretty much died out, for example.I have the impression that the OP is using the label "accents of all kinds" for things that fall in, at least, two very different categories: some are true accents, such as the one in "á", and some others are not, like the one on "ñ".The "á" in Spanish is still an "a" to all effects, but an accented one.
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