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Re: Two Final Threads - Diphthongs / Final glyph checks

From: siqin <siqin@almas.co.jp>
Date: Thu, 15 Oct 2015 19:20:49 +0900
To: Greg Eck <greck@postone.net>, "jrmt@almas.co.jp" <jrmt@almas.co.jp>, "public-i18n-mongolian@w3.org" <public-i18n-mongolian@w3.org>
Message-ID: <561F7E01.4070907@almas.co.jp>
Hi Greg,

In Inner Mongolian, no one thinking the (ai, ei, oi, ui, Oi, Ui) as 
(ayi, eyi, oyi, uyi, Oyi, Uyi) except experts.
There is many words including middle YI which it's form of the Y is not 
silbe.
     middle_yi.pdf

SiqinBilige.

On 2015/10/15 16:51, Greg Eck wrote:
>
> Thank you for the clarification, Siqin.
>
> On my end, I remember a discussion I had with Professor Quejingzhabu 
> some years back about how to type the double-tooth I/II/YI 
> character/sequence. My teacher in Ulaanbaatar had always taught me 
> that it was a YI. I argued for this with the Professor Quejingzhabu. 
> We came to say that there are different camps that believe different 
> ways and that is it. My feeling is that the font should be as neutral 
> as possible in these cases. That means that camp A should be able to 
> type it his/her way. Camp B should be able to type it his/her way. It 
> is the tool developers working with spell-checkers and such that have 
> the hard time of handling the variation.
>
> Greg
>
> *From:*siqin [mailto:siqin@almas.co.jp]
> *Sent:* Thursday, October 15, 2015 9:27 AM
> *To:* Greg Eck <greck@postone.net>; jrmt@almas.co.jp; 'Martin J. 
> Dürst' <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>; public-i18n-mongolian@w3.org
> *Subject:* Re: Two Final Threads - Diphthongs / Final glyph checks
>
> Greg,
>
> You are right,
>
> Jirimutu means
> mongolian diphthongs as
>     ai, ei, oi, ui, Oi, Ui
> not as
>     ayi, eyi, oyi, uyi, Oyi, Uyi
> or
>     ay, ey, oy, uy, Oy, Uy
>
> mailbox:///D:/siqin/Thunderbird/Profiles/b1ym75zh.default/Mail/Local%20Folders/w3?number=64727117&header=quotebody&part=1.2&filename=image001.png
>
> On 2015/10/14 23:55, Greg Eck wrote:
>
>     Jirimutu,
>
>     Then we are looking at the following image (just to make sure
>     there is no mistake due to a font mis-shaping
>
>     >>>>>
>
>     mailbox:///D:/siqin/Thunderbird/Profiles/b1ym75zh.default/Mail/Local%20Folders/w3?number=64727117&header=quotebody&part=1.3&filename=image002.png
>
>     >>>>>
>
>     Greg
>


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