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Re: Klingon orthography

David Trimboli (david@trimboli.name) [KLI Member] [Hol po'wI']



Michael Everson wrote:
> On 23 Jun 2009, at 23:13, David Trimboli wrote:
> 
>> Of course, after all this time the goofy capitalization of the  
>> transcription system is one of the most recognized aspects of the  
>> language.
> 
> Really?

Oh, yes. I've often seen people mimicking Klingon by capitalizing 
randomly, using lots of k's, and throwing apostrophes everywhere.

>> If we were to have a transcription system with case, it could be as
>> simple as this (showing the capital letters):
>>
>> A B CH D E GH H I J K L M N NG O P Q R S T TLH U V W Y '
> 
> So you use K/k for q and Q/q for Q.

It was only an example, not a proposal.

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