R: Re: R: Re: First post & three questions
|Date:||Monday, January 22, 2001, 14:02|
> > Modern Hebrew does use the Latin system, obviously written
> > backwards. Dunno
> > what other langs' punctuation looks like.
> > Luca
> Well, the word are written "backwards", but the punctuation marks are
> written exactly like in the Latin system - so instead of commas curving
> down and *towards* the word they follow, they curve *away*. Also, the
> question mark is the same: "?". In Arabic, on the other hand, the
> question mark is a mirror-image of it. Hebrew also uses both ''quotes''
> and ,,quotes'' (i prefer the second style).
Gosh! I remembered having seen a mirrored "?" in a Hebrew script...
o, well, 'twas Arabic then...