From: David Starner (email@example.com)
Date: Tue Jan 13 2009 - 05:35:19 CST
On Tue, Jan 13, 2009 at 12:21 AM, Leo Broukhis <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Thank you. Now, to demonstrate non-interchangeability one has to
> present a minimal pair: a piece of text where only one character of
> the two "feels right". While I can think of such a pair in case of the
> DOG emoji, which, can be used, stretching the imagination not too
> much, instead of jocular "Arf!" as in "My dog sends his
> greetings/looks forward to seeing you again", etc. where neither "inu"
> in kana nor 犬 would do, I cannot for the life of me think of such a
> pair for the ELEPHANT emoji, to name one that has a kanji.
That's trivial; "so you're getting an [ELEPHANT]?" I could send that
to my sister, but if it were to be replaced by kanji, she would be
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