[Tshwanelex-l] Sort configuration: how to handle digraphs and trigraphs?
david.joffe at tshwanedje.com
Sat Aug 4 01:57:52 EDT 2012
On 24 Apr 2012 at 18:45, Menan du Plessis wrote:
From: Menan du Plessis <menanduple at fastmail.fm>
To: "tshwanelex-l" <tshwanelex-l at mailman.yale.edu>
Date sent: Tue, 24 Apr 2012 18:45:02 +0200
Subject: [Tshwanelex-l] Sort configuration: how to handle digraphs and
> Dear fellow lexicographers,
> I really hope someone can help me configure the sorting system I need for my (Khoesan)
> I have been able to add the click symbols to the list used for the 'first pass' - but that part was
> easy. The problem is that I need to include digraphs, such as th and ts, plus a trigraph kx' at
> this stage.
> I think I also need these for a 'second pass' - before the vowels are looked at?- because each
> click may be expanded by a range of features typically represented by simple or compound
> symbols such as h, g, n, x, ' and kx'.
Hmm, I don't understand what you mean here for the 'second pass -
before the vowels are looked at'.
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