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RE: “Symbol” is confusingly used for diacritics ?

From: lisa.seeman <lisa.seeman@zoho.com>
Date: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 18:42:49 +0300
To: "EA Draffan" <ead@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
Cc: "Steve Lee" <stevelee@w3.org>, "public-cognitive-a11y-tf" <public-cognitive-a11y-tf@w3.org>
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https://www.w3.org/TR/coga-usable/#pattern-include-symbols-and-letters-necessary-to-decipher-the-words



Thanks EA!

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From: lisa.seeman [mailto:mailto:lisa.seeman@zoho.com] 
 Sent: 30 March 2020 13:30
 To: EA Draffan <mailto:ead@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
 Cc: Steve Lee <mailto:stevelee@w3.org>; public-cognitive-a11y-tf <mailto:public-cognitive-a11y-tf@w3.org>
 Subject: “Symbol” is confusingly used for diacritics ?


 

Hi EA


Steve is concerned that “Symbol” is confusingly used for diacritics 


Is there a good understandable alternative?  Could we use  " diacritical marks"   or glyph?


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 Lisa Seeman
 
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