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Foreign names: Transcription or literal spelling? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How should foreign words (with foreign characters) be written in English text? Sometimes, you want to use the names of foreign people in English texts. This presents no ...
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Why doesn't English use umlauts more frequently? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the standard rule for using or not using hyphen and diaeresis on the words like reelect , reexamine, and cooperate? I was reading this article in the New Yorker ...