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Re: if vs. when vs. and: style question

From: Joost Kremers
Subject: Re: if vs. when vs. and: style question
Date: 27 Mar 2015 08:56:20 GMT
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Gian Uberto Lauri wrote:
> Emanuel Berg writes:
> > Why do you think mankind abandoned the iconographic
> > baby-steps of the old Sumerians?
> There is a remarkable number of people that still uses ideograms.

Besides, even the old Sumerians didn't use just ideograms. The script
was to a large part syllabic, with characters representing syllables
(i.e., phonological values, though more than one per character).

Joost Kremers                         
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