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Re: Markup of scientific (biological) names, linking to multilingual pages, etc.

From: Nick Kew <nick@webthing.com>
Date: Wed, 29 Jan 2003 23:29:33 +0000 (GMT)
To: Marjolein Katsma <hgnje001@sneakemail.com>
cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0301292326210.1996-100000@jarl.webthing.com>

On Wed, 29 Jan 2003, Marjolein Katsma wrote:

> And I'm not sure what screen reader software or speech browsers would (could) do with such information. Can they (now) use it to switch pronunciation rules for an embedded foreign language phrase or word? Switch to a different version on the basis of hreflang? What would they do with a marked up language that's not supported (say, Turkmen or Tadjik)?

Sorry about the double-reply, but this raises another question.
Does anyone support the International Phonetic Alphabet on the Web?

Nick Kew
Received on Wednesday, 29 January 2003 18:29:37 UTC

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