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a diacritical mark (^) placed above a vowel in some languages to indicate a special phonetic quality

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And finally, the recurring problems of the errant circumflexes (^) above the Welsh vowels 'w' and 'y'.
If that is the case, I would be interested to know whether the people of Germany and Sweden are equally non-plussed over their umlauts, or if the French are jettisoning their acutes, graves and circumflexes. Or is it just the British who can't be bothered
Among the innovations Welsh users may find particularly useful is the easy use of circumflexes - a bugbear with some previous Welsh-language software.
And finally, we return to those darned problems with circumflexes that seem to permanently plague us.
E Ll Jones from Llanfairfechan tells us that he encounters no difficulties in doing precisely that, and adds: ``If I on a small computer can print these vowels with the circumflexes I fail to see why a big printing organisation cannot do likewise''.