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Re: Chinese writing systems

From:Mat McVeagh <matmcv@...>
Date:Monday, November 4, 2002, 3:30
>From: Tim May <butsuri@...> > > >One related point - the more phonetically your writing system records >speech, the faster old texts become incomprehensible. >
On just this point - by the same token, the less you update the phoneticness of your writing system the faster present-day texts become irregular. Mat _________________________________________________________________ Protect your PC - get VirusScan Online