Re: OT: Evolution of dialects (was Re: Tirelat and related dialects)
|From:||taliesin the storyteller <taliesin-conlang@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, September 25, 2008, 21:07|
* Benct Philip Jonsson said on 2008-09-25 16:30:11 +0200
> taliesin the storyteller skrev:
> >* Benct Philip Jonsson said on 2008-09-25 15:47:09 +0200
> > > On 2008-09-25 Benct Philip Jonsson wrote:
> > > Stupid T9!
> > You wrote all that on a cellphone? I'm no fast with T9 at
> > all, even using both thumbs.
> I wrote half of it on my new Nokia N82 (not that NEW, but a
> bargain price!), sent it to my own mail account, then wrote
> the rest on my Acer and sent it off to the list from there...
Ah, so not a super-phone with a huge screen. The longer the
message, the more I am in need of a large (tall) screen and
possibilities to scroll easily... not to mention a keyboard.
> T9, or rather the Nokia phones, have a setting where the words
> are guessed instantly as you type them, with a minimum of
> extra button pressing required.
Yeah, but my experience is that it guesses wrong, especially on
short words like 'et' and 'du' (same two buttons in T9). Though:
I thought T9 was tuned to a language? You have a phone with
English T9 or is it universal?
> -- I'm lame, remember?
Yup, but you're also still around :) (Continue so, please)