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Re: Alphabets on

From:J Y S Czhang <czhang23@...>
Date:Saturday, February 21, 2004, 1:43
In a message dated 2004:02:20 10:09:44 AM, jeffrey@HENNING.COM writes:

>He'll often be inspired by real-world scripts. (Yes, Hanuman, he's even >done a Fraser: .)
::dead faint:: I guess I have a lotta catchin' up to do _just_ with gettin' goomeelegoo goin'... enough to get it listed at ya site ;) --- *DiDJiBuNgA!!* Hang Binary,baby...--- Hanuman "Stitch" Zhang, ManglaLanger (mangle + manga + lang) Language[s] change[s]: vowels shift, phonologies crash-&-burn, grammars leak, morpho-syntactics implode, lexico-semantics mutate, lexicons explode, orthographies reform, typographies blip-&-beep, slang flashes, stylistics warp... linguistic (R)evolutions mark each-&-every quantum leap... ...languages are "naturally evolved wild systems... So language does not impose order on a chaotic universe, but reflects its own wildness back." - Gary Snyder "Some Languages Are Crushed to Powder but Rise Again as New Ones" - a chapter on pidgins & creoles, John McWhorter, _The Power of Babel: A Natural History of Language_ = ¡ gw'araa legooset caacaa ! ¡ reez'arvaa. saalvaa. reecue. scoopaa-goomee en reezijcloo ! = [Fight Linguistic Waste! Save, Salvage, Recover, Scavenge and Recycle!]