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Re: Cyrillic for English

From:John Cowan <jcowan@...>
Date:Friday, December 10, 1999, 17:35
Roland Hoensch wrote:

> Cyrillic, as I see it tends to take on whole new letters.
Cyrillic letters for newly written languages tend to use diacritics, ligatures, and added marks like descenders, the same as Latin. Neither script easily accepts totally new letters. -- Schlingt dreifach einen Kreis vom dies! || John Cowan <jcowan@...> Schliesst euer Aug vor heiliger Schau, || Denn er genoss vom Honig-Tau, || Und trank die Milch vom Paradies. -- Coleridge (tr. Politzer)