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- Subject: Re: big planz around Lua [1/2]
- From: Sean Conner <sean@...>
- Date: Wed, 14 Jan 2015 13:37:31 -0500
It was thus said that the Great email@example.com once stated:
> hint 4 readin: read this previously Re: Idea. Removing nils from the
> language. <http://lua-users.org/lists/lua-l/2015-01/msg00276.html>, this1
> mayb eazyer to understand, decide it on ur own, but its my handsign how im
> writin and way of my own thinkin even in my own language wich is 1 of the
> hardestz to learn 4 otherz...
You may want to follow the advice of Mark Twain :
A Plan for the Improvement of English Spelling
by Mark Twain
For example, in Year 1 that useless letter "c" would be dropped
to be replased either by "k" or "s", and likewise "x" would no longer
be part of the alphabet. The only kase in which "c" would be retained
would be the "ch" formation, which will be dealt with later. Year 2
might reform "w" spelling, so that "which" and "one" would take the
same konsonant, wile Year 3 might well abolish "y" replasing it with
"i" and Iear 4 might fiks the "g/j" anomali wonse and for all.
Jenerally, then, the improvement would kontinue iear bai iear
with Iear 5 doing awai with useless double konsonants, and Iears 6-12
or so modifaiing vowlz and the rimeining voist and unvoist konsonants.
Bai Iear 15 or sou, it wud fainali bi posibl tu meik ius ov thi
ridandant letez "c", "y" and "x"---bai now jast a memori in the maindz
ov ould doderez---tu riplais "ch", "sh", and "th" rispektivli.
Fainali, xen, aafte sam 20 iers ov orxogrefkl riform, wi wud
hev a lojikl, kohirnt speling in ius xrewawt xe Ingliy-spiking werld.
-spc (Also, perhaps relating your ideas more towards Lua would help as
well, as what you have mentioned isn't solely related to Lua)
 American author in the late 19th Century.