Italics get used to express important semantic meaning, so unicode should support them

William_J_G Overington wjgo_10009 at
Tue Dec 22 03:52:25 CST 2020


James Kass wrote as follows.

> Written communication is of, by, and for human beings.
Wow, nominative, genitive, ablative and dative all in one short 
Can you express that sentence with emoji?
Maybe if these abstract emoji were encoded in regular Unicode one could 
encode that sentence and lots of other sentences too. <> 
Yet are abstract emoji acceptable to Unicode Inc. for encoding into The 
Unicode Standard?
Best regards,
William Overington
Tuesday 22 December 2020

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