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Re: [css-text] I18N-ISSUE-330: Tasmeem example not clear

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Thu, 08 May 2014 17:28:09 -0700
Message-ID: <536C2119.5000400@inkedblade.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 01/24/2014 10:29 AM, Phillips, Addison wrote:
> State:
>      OPEN WG Comment
> Product:
>      CSS3-text
> Raised by:
>      Addison Phillips
> Opened on:
>      2014-01-23
> Description:
>      Section 7.3: The tasmeem example of "cursively justified" Arabic
>      text may not be clear to outside observers unfamiliar with kashida.
>      In addition, no mention is made of kashida or the kashida/tatweel
>      character. The term "kashida" should be introduced here with more
>      explanation, in addition to using a more visual emphatic example
>      of kashida expansion.

This isn't an example of using kashida characters, so I think that would
be inappropriate.

~fantasai
Received on Friday, 9 May 2014 00:28:37 UTC

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