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Re: Signs

From:Marius Kempe <marius64@...>
Date:Wednesday, April 17, 2002, 21:33

There is a system of phonological writing called the
However, this is not easy to write in email, text
documents, and html. So people have made various
ASCII-IPA transilteration schemes. I believe X-SAMPA
is the most popular on the list:
However, personally I like to use Kirshenbaum :)

Anyway, some examples:
T = th, like THink
& = a, like in tAg or Active
D = th, like THis, THat
S = sh, like aSH
Z = s,j,zh, like in meaSure or french Je
Hope that helps!

--- Sudár Balázs <sudika@...> wrote:
> David Peterson <DigitalScream@...> > 2002.04.16. 19:55:06 -4h-kor írta: > > "fawiT, Gug&g, tSagZil-a-Gariz, waj min DidZejsat > wazid..." > > Hi everyone! > > Is it normal, that instead of letters I see only > signs like "&"? (See above) I think you know but I'm > new among you, so I'd like to ask you what the big > letters mean (f.e. tSagZil-a-Gariz), is it a > phonological writing? Excuse me for asking things > like that, but it's still difficult for me to > understand these things you all know. Thanks: > Balazs > -- > SUDÁR BALÁZS >
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