Re: Cyrillic for English
|From:||Roland Hoensch <hoensch@...>|
|Date:||Friday, December 10, 1999, 17:19|
Three letters granted. That leaves English with 30-35 seperate
sounds and 26 letters. I won't say that's good or bad... but three
letters when about a good 10-12 were needed is a small start
----- Original Message -----
From: Nik Taylor <fortytwo@...>
To: Multiple recipients of list CONLANG <CONLANG@...>
Sent: Thursday, December 09, 1999 4:10 PM
Subject: Re: Cyrillic for English
> > Which, with Latin, mean a dash here and there, a tilde, etc...Cyrillic, as
> > I see
> > it tends to take on whole new letters.
> Because it was MADE with those letters, just like the Roman alphabet was
> made with the letters it has.
> Besides, we've added 3 letters since Roman times - w, j, and u.