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In Its Own Script (was: Workshops Review #4)

From:Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>
Date:Wednesday, January 15, 2003, 17:10
On Mon, 13 Jan 2003 15:46:38 -0800 Padraic Brown <elemtilas@...>
> Possibly because it never really went anywhere. > That is, no neohellenic speaking countries in the > way we have all the Romance languages. Also, most > people who are aware of Greek are aware of > Classical Greek, not Koine; and anyway, it's all > written foreign. ;) I always thought it (and > Sanskrit,etc.) should be taught in Roman letters. > The only people that _really_ need to read the > native letters are those interested in reading > texts at first hand. It's kind of unfair that > only Latin isn't taught in its own script.
> Padraic.
- Latin isn't taught in its own script? -Stephen (Steg) "yo 'beam, yo 'dil - it's time to get ill! we light up the mic like a silmaril!" ~ 'lords of the rhymes'


Padraic Brown <elemtilas@...>