For all these that you propose, I would be fine with just the letters being pronounced.
Otherwise, what the harm is there in shortening them?
- IRR-xxx → "Reservation Road".
- ITR-xxx → "Tribal Road".
txemt wrote:I've been spelling out "business". I'd rather have waze say "I-20 business" instead of "I-20 bus".
txemt wrote:It'll say "bee elle" or "bl"
davielde wrote:"Business" is understandable to the ear whether it is a loop or a spur. I know that "Business Interstate" encompasses both loops and spurs …
davielde wrote:… where would "Business US-[#]" routes fall? In making things convenient from a TTS and shield-generating standpoint for interstate business routes only using "BI-", are we sacrificing consistency with US business routes, or should potential abbreviations be discussed with those in mind as well? "BUS-[#]" likely wouldn't work as we know how that is pronounced...
sketch wrote:"Penn" should say "penn", but do we want "Penn." to say "Pennsylvania"?