2 Answered Questions for the topic writing systems
Languages with alphabets sharing the same basic shapes as Arabic?
I would like to know, besides Arabic itself, how many other separate languages (not including dialects) have alphabets sharing same basic shapes as Arabic? I would like to have a complete list of... more
Musical notation in languages with right-to-left writing?
How does musical notation in languages that use right-to-left writing direction (such as Arabic, Hebrew, Persian, Urdu, Yiddish) look like? Is it right-to-left too? If not (i.e. if they use the... more