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Re: CPA - An ASCII-based phonetic alphabet

From:Lars Henrik Mathiesen <thorinn@...>
Date:Sunday, November 18, 2001, 23:23
> Date: Sun, 18 Nov 2001 10:14:15 +1100 > From: Tristan Alexander McLeay <anstouh@...> > > And Lars wrote: > > It also puts the tilde in [A:~] over the length mark > > Which is logical and to be expected; the reason I did it was because > I made the human mistake of thinking of it as a nasalised long A, > not a long nasalised A.
Well, I happen to think that if it's natural, you should be allowed to do it. X-SAMPA diacritics don't have a specified order, and when using the code you should not be required to imagine how the corresponding piece of IPA would be typeset. Lars Mathiesen (U of Copenhagen CS Dep) <thorinn@...> (Humour NOT marked)