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Re: First Letter Styling for Indian Languages (Bengali)

From: Goutam Kumar Saha <goutam.k.saha@kolkatacdac.in>
Date: Mon, 15 May 2006 16:48:03 +0530
Message-ID: <009d01c67811$3bb25d40$5880a8c0@GKS>
To: "Richard Ishida" <ishida@w3.org>, <www-international@w3.org>
Dear Richard,
Please see the attached text file (for better view please use a
Bengali -Unicode Font).
Thanks and with regards,
Goutam

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Richard Ishida" <ishida@w3.org>
To: "'Goutam Kumar Saha'" <goutam.k.saha@kolkatacdac.in>;
<www-international@w3.org>
Sent: Monday, May 15, 2006 3:02 PM
Subject: RE: First Letter Styling for Indian Languages (Bengali)


> Hello Goutam,
>
> Thankyou for these examples.  Could you please clarify whether they are
> examples you have scanned from documents or that you have created
yourself.
>
> If you have created yourself, it would be useful to show the Unicode
> characters involved in the email.  As a suggestion, a handy way of doing
> this is to copy the characters into the cut & paste field of UniView[1]
> (then hit return) and copy into the mail the list of characters produced.
> Eg.
>
> 0995:   ?  BENGALI LETTER KA
> 09CB:   ?  BENGALI VOWEL SIGN O
> 09B2:   ?  BENGALI LETTER LA
> 0995:   ?  BENGALI LETTER KA
> 09A4:   ?  BENGALI LETTER TA
> 09BE:   ?  BENGALI VOWEL SIGN AA
>
> If these are examples scanned from documents, I personally would prefer to
> see more of the context, at least the whole paragraph.  I would also like
to
> know the sources.
>
> Also, there seems to be some inconsistency wrt the positioning of the
large
> and small characters.  Please try to describe the reasons for this.
>
> Thanks,
> RI
>
>
>
> [1] http://people.w3.org/rishida/scripts/uniview/
>
> ============
> Richard Ishida
> Internationalization Lead
> W3C (World Wide Web Consortium)
>
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>
>
>
>
> ________________________________
>
> From: www-international-request@w3.org
> [mailto:www-international-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Goutam Kumar Saha
> Sent: 15 May 2006 06:40
> To: www-international@w3.org
> Subject: Re: First Letter Styling for Indian Languages (Bengali)
>
>
> Dear All,
>
> I am attaching few examples of first letter styling in Bengali with
> this  mail.
> These examples show styling over drop syllable.
> Thanks.
> Regards,
> Goutam
>
>
>
>
>
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