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From:Jay Bowks <jjbowks@...>
Date:Monday, November 1, 1999, 11:45
>Esperanto was the earliest language constructed to be an >international auxiliary language. With such a pedigree, how could >this not be included. However, its validity as an auxlang has >increasingly be questioned.
Definitely false statement of fact! Esperanto was not the earliest wasn't even close... of the constructed languages for international use there were many many, incredibly many, years, decades even centuries before Esperanto came on the scene. Volapuk was an earlier quite successful in it's day auxlang. Why it's validity as an auxlang should be questioned? I dunno... but I do know that there are newer auxlang projects that have come on the scene that showed a strong following, Ido of course, Latino sine Flexione Interlingue Occidental and Novial, and Interlingua de IALA, etc. So could you please change the paragraph on Esperanto? Otherwise youre doing great! I'm really excited to get one of the shirts when they come out and I applaud heartily all the work you've put in! Kudos, kudos! Since Jay B. _---_ (ojo) `\_/' ----- Original Message ----- From: Paul Bennett <Paul.Bennett@...> To: Multiple recipients of list CONLANG <CONLANG@...> Sent: Monday, November 01, 1999 7:33 AM Subject: Fonts: Re: Conlang T-Shirt
>Me>>>>>> >I have a ttf for tlhIngan, which I can send under seperate cover, if you
>if we're settled on using it. ><<<<<< > >Fabian, (and others), you may be interested in: > > > >I want to (and therefore will) own every font on this site (some, I already
>Of particular note is the presence of the proper tlhIngan font I mentioned >earlier (Klingon TNG). I have keymapping info for that font somewhere, if
>don't already have it. There's the TOS Klingon font as well (though these >appear to be highly stylised roman letters, IMO) and most of the other
>trek langs. > > > > > > > > > >************************************************************* >This email and any files transmitted with it are confidential >and intended solely for the use of the individual or entity >to whom they are addressed. >If you have received this email in error please notify the >sender. This footnote also confirms that this email message >has been scanned for the presence of computer viruses. >************************************************************* >