|From:||julien eychenne <eychenne.j@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, July 11, 2002, 7:04|
le jeu 11-07-2002 à 02:00, Abrigon Gusiq a écrit :
> But question, did anyone expect anyone to use the IPA as a written form?
> Or just printed? Cause some of the letter forms are not that easy to use
> or gets confused with other letters.
I think IPA is just a convenient way for linguists to compare/describe
languages in a non ambiguous way. It is also useful for people who want
to learn how to pronounce a language, if and only if they know what
those hermetic symbols refer to.