En réponse à Peter Clark <[log in to unmask]>: > My horizontal script (which is better suited for everyday usage) > has the > following system: a line (think macron, except a little shorter) > represents > /i/, an acute accent /E/, a dot /a/, a curved hachek /o/, and a curved > circumflex /M/ (unrounded /u/, in case you're not up on X-SAMPA). BTW, > if > there are alternative names for "curved hackek" and "curved > circumflex," > please let me know. I'm sure there are, I just don't remember. Your "curved hachek" is called the breve. As for a "curved circumflex", I've read it called "cap" in the description of a LaTeX package. I suppose it's quite a good name for it. Christophe. http://rainbow.conlang.free.fr Take your life as a movie: do not let anybody else play the leading role.