Re: Tengwar Mode: German
|Date:||Monday, January 6, 2003, 9:50|
--- Christian Thalmann <cinga@...> wrote: > ---
In email@example.com, Steg Belsky
> <draqonfayir@J...> wrote:
> > On Sun, 5 Jan 2003 10:10:52 +0000 (GMT) Mark A
> > <nine9@u...> writes:
> > > On Sat, 4 Jan 2003, draqonfayir@j... wrote:
> > > > I don't know German, but the system looks
> good! Although i feel
> > > bad for
> > > > |w| /v/, stuck in a row all by itself. :-P
> Why did you use the
> > > 'doubled
> > > > S' letter for |z|, instead of a 'T + s-curl'
> combination like
> > > > |x|?
> > > Because a German Z is like 'ts'--e.g. Zeitgeist
> is pronounced
> > > tsayt'gayst.
> > > -Mark
> > -
> > Exactly! That's what i meant.
> > If "x" (ks) can be encoded as |K + S-curl|,
> > then "z" (ts) could be encoded as |T + S-curl|.
> I have now relocated both /ks/ and /ts/ onto the
> tengwar, along with the new /pf/. You're right, it
> was a
> bit inconsistent before.
my only question would be on the use of one symbol for
|e| [E], |e| [e] and |e| [@]. the first two i can
understand, but the third ? or is this just that as a
non teutophone i think of it as a different sound ?
bnathyuw | landan | arR
stamp the sunshine out | angelfish
your tears came like anaesthesia | phèdre
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