RE: PCL (was RE: Use of interum PUA encodings for 85 letters)

From: Philippe Verdy (
Date: Tue Oct 16 2007 - 12:10:48 CDT

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    Andrew West wrote:
    > "near homotones" is a verdyism, so there no point in googling for it,
    > or trying to discover any sense in the term.
    > Perhaps for the next version of the Unicode book we could include as
    > an appendix an alternate reality Unicode glossary based on the sayings
    > of M. Verdy.

    My "verdyism" is limited to my knowledge of English. I'm not an English
    native speaker, what makes sense for me may sometime be ambiguous for you.
    Don't think you should attempt to take the meaning of each word isolately,
    if this is the wrong term, if this looks wrong for you...

    I have never criticized native English speakers on the Unicode Africa
    mailing list for using some bad French, as I appreciate their effort to be
    understood. So please correct yourself, but don't send public personal

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