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Subject: Re: We call it "trema"
Author: Jenna   (Authenticated as Jenna R)
Date: July 3, 2006 at 7:56:46 PM
Reply to: We call it "trema" by Ylva
Yes, it's a trema, which is used in French to indicate that two adjacent vowels are pronounced separately: "zo-EH"
I'm surpised that Zoé is a legimate spelling. In this version, he accent does create the 'eh' sound, but the 'oe', by French pronunciation rules, would be a diphthong.

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