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Re: Babel text in Orêlynna

From:James W <jworlton@...>
Date:Monday, June 16, 2003, 14:23
Tristan <kesuari@...> wrote:

>On Mon, 2003-06-16 at 12:45, James W wrote: >> Some notes: >> * /i/ = [I] >> * /y/ = [i] >> * /th/ = [T] - how do I type in a thorn? >> * /dh/ = [D] - how do I type in an eth? > >Just to let you know, /sl&S@z/ (slashes) are used to surround /f@nIimIk >repr@z@nt&iS@nz/ (phonemic representations---a broad look at the sounds, >that shows only sounds that are distinguished from others). [skwe: >br\&k@ts] (square brackets) are used for [fn=e4Ik r\epr\_0z@t&iS@nz] >(phonetic representations---a narrower one that takes the sounds without >regard for the language). <Angle brackets> are used for <orthographic >representations> (the way the written language writes stuff). > >So what you wanted to say is: ><i> = /I/ or [I] ><y> = /i/ or [i] ><th> = /T/ or [T] ><dh> = /D/ or [D]
That is correct. Thanks.
>To type a thorn, if you have an international keyboard layout, type >either AltGr-t or AltGr-p (depending on the actual layout). If you have >Unix, you might be able to do compose/multi, t, h if you have a >compose/multi key.
[snip] Anyone know how to do this on a Mac running OS 9.2? James W. __________________________________________________________________ McAfee VirusScan Online from the Netscape Network. Comprehensive protection for your entire computer. Get your free trial today! Get AOL Instant Messenger 5.1 free of charge. Download Now!