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Re: Conscripts 101

From:Jim Henry <jimhenry1973@...>
Date:Tuesday, April 10, 2007, 18:15
On 4/7/07, Chris Peters <beta_leonis@...> wrote:
> Am I missing any major classes of writing styles? Any other notable > exceptions, like Hangul?
An alphabet supplemented with abbreviations for some of the most common words/morphemes, which have evolved into logograms - as in my gjâ-zym-byn script: This is not terribly dissimilar to the Japanese mixed writing system, except with a alphabetical rather than syllabary matrix and the embedded logograms are far fewer [so far] than the kanji. -- Jim Henry