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CONLANG December 2003, Week 1

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Re: Re:  Q's     Re: A conlang idea rolling around in my head

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Nokta Kanto <[log in to unmask]>

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Constructed Languages List <[log in to unmask]>

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Fri, 5 Dec 2003 03:05:21 -0500

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Abstract or iconic characters?

It's a matter of personal preference. Personally, I like the abstract
because it allows the most flexibility. If you decide to go iconic, you
will run into things that you'll have a devil of a time representing. As
Nik Pointed out, Chinese script uses abstract, (originally) iconic, and
p