Q looking like 2 Re: OT More pens (was Re: Phonemewinnowing continues)
|From:||Nik Taylor <yonjuuni@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, June 10, 2003, 18:14|
Markus Miekk-oja wrote:
> >(It took me years upon years to divine why the capital Q looked just
> >like a 2!)
> I was really surprised by seeing that .. what did your divination of the
> matter reveal about it?
> This really awakened my curiosity.
It took me a long time to figure it out, too, but once I did it seemed
very obvious. :-)
Take a print Q. Start the circle part at the bottom, going clockwise,
when you make a complete circle, then, continuing with one stroke,
connect the bar. Now, then, take this character you've just drawn, and
eliminate the left half of the circle.
See here: http://Nik_Taylor.tripod.com/Cursive_Q.jpg
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