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    How call this characters?

    How call this characters? This: ' and this: š, č, ž, , , , , ň, ď...


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    Re: How call this characters?

    Quote Originally Posted by Maniak View Post
    How call this characters? This: ' and this: , č, , , , , , ň, ď...
    ' >> can be an inverted comma or a quotation mark depending on how it is used.

    The letters you have provided are not used in English, and will have their own names in other languages.

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    Re: How call this characters?

    I know that letters what I write is not using in English but I want to know specific name in English if existing.

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    Re: How call this characters?

    Quote Originally Posted by euncu View Post
    We still say the name of the letter usually as well as umlaut. It could also be diaeresis in a words like Citron.

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    Re: How call this characters?

    Quote Originally Posted by Maniak View Post
    How call this characters? This: ' and this: , č, , , , , , ň, ď...
    The caron (wedge) is sometimes used in (non-IPA) American transcription:
    = ʃ , č = ʧ

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