Re: Holly Lisle's Create A Language Clinic
- Lee wrote:
> For those of you exploring Braille and Braille-likeNo, I'm not that familiar with Braille. I would have to say no for
> representations, do you also provide Braille-like shortcuts? IIRC
> many common words and word parts have shortened versions, to help
> aid the reader's speed.
> Maybe no one has ever gotten that far yet? Just curious.
now because I'm guessing that the existing shortcuts are tailored to
particular languages. Sasxsek does have a handful of standard
abbreviations, so I suppose those would be a start.
- The following is from the recent Bulwer-Lytton contest. I wonder if this writer was utilizing Ms. Lisle's methods.....:-)))))
A quest is not to be undertaken lightly--or at all!--pondered Hlothgar, Thrag of the Western Boglands, son of Glothar, nephew of Garthol, known far and wide as
Skull Dunker, as he wielded his chesty stallion Hralgoth through the ever-darkening Thlargwood, beyond which, if he
survived its horrors and if Hroglath the royal spittle reader spoke true, his
destiny awaited--all this though his years numbered but fourteen.