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kurihara

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New kana for nihongo
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Can you give some more explanation about this? Who designed this script and for what purpose? What's so 安全 about it? And why would Japanese need yet another script?
 

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Lanthas wants to know who the culprit was, and (seriously?) has to ask why another script is needed. No doubt there is a psychology of the adaption to absurdity.
 

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You're in a desert, walking along in the sand, when all of a sudden you look down and see a tortoise. It's crawling toward you, until you reach down and you flip the tortoise over on its back. The tortoise lays on its back, its belly ...
 

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This kana-ization of English has been around for a couple years, the above might (or not) be connected/derivative:
 

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Toritoribe

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What the OP provided seems to be far closer to hangul rather than kana to me. He might not even able to distinguish these two languages, though.
 

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Sure, hangul (I was in peace corps in korea 74-76). My suggestion was that it was being used to "hangul-ize" Japanese in a similar way that kana had been used to create an English font. Both are similarly confusing--one to Japanese, the other to Koreans (maybe less so since hangul is not syllabic in the same way that kana is).
 

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Please give us your opinion instead of just posting a meaningless picture, otherwise this thread would be closed.
 
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