Re: Printing and Displaying Dependent Vowels

From: Michael Everson (
Date: Fri Mar 26 2004 - 06:04:01 EST

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    At 02:39 -0800 2004-03-26, Peter Kirk wrote:

    >There are two standards-conforming way of doing these. One is to
    >precede the dependent vowel with a space character; the other is to
    >precede it with a non-breaking space. The latter method is
    >preferable, especially if the standalone dependent vowel is likely
    >to occur as part of a word rather than in isolation, to avoid
    >unwanted line breaks.

    Of course, one could always display it with a dotted circle as well.

    Michael Everson * * Everson Typography *  *

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