Ancient Greek apostrophe marking elision

Richard Wordingham via Unicode unicode at
Mon Jan 28 15:33:30 CST 2019

On Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:31:40 +0100
Mark Davis ☕️ via Unicode <unicode at> wrote:
> But the question is how important those are in daily life. I'm not
> sure why the double-click selection behavior is so much more of a
> problem for Ancient Greek users than it is for the somewhat larger
> community of English users. Word selection is not normally as
> important an operation as line break, which does work as expected.

How does ancient Greek spell-checking work?  (Does it work?)  Stripping
a final apostrophe off a standard English word usually yields another
standard English word.  That isn't so with Ancient Greek.  One would
prefer to use a general spell-checking framework, such as provided by
many applications.


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