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Exploring New Characters.
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Dear Vijayan

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/English_language

The Letters/Alphabets/Characters are in total 26.

The 26 letters are constructed Graphically. There are some characters constructed only with Lines, some characters constructed only with curves and some characters constructed with a combination of line/s + curve/s. Words are formed with single or more characters.

Alphabets Constructed with Line/s : 15
viz A,E,F,H,I,K,L,M,N,T,V,W,X,Y,Z

Alphabets Constructed with Curve/s : 5
viz C,O,Q,S,U

Alphabets Constructed with Line/s + Curve/s : 6
viz B,D,G,J,P,R

1. Is it possible to generate more characters/alphabets/letters other than existing 26 characters of A..Z ?

2. Existing characters tilting 90 degree, 180 degree, 270 degree
clockwise , anticlockwise direction generates new characters.

Every character should have a unique name. For example : Reverse C,
Inverse T, Inverse A etc. With these New Character/Alphabet/Letter one should be able to construct new English words.

3. Can a Computer program / application help in this regard in generating a Unique Uppercase/Capital Letter/Alphabet/Character ?.

Can we write a C++ PROGRAM for generating a Unique Graphic Character which excludes the A...Z 26 characters , gives us a Unique Name for the character and possible English words with the
Unique character constructed ?.

4. In case one is unsuccessful in generating new English characters/alphabets/letters in addition to the existing 26 characters, what could be the reason/s ?

N.B:

1. Only Uppercase characters currently taken as a exercise. one can explore lower case characters also.

2. Attached figure for the same ...


Awaiting your reply,

Thanks & Regards,
Prashant S Akerkar

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> Can we write a C++ PROGRAM for generating a Unique Graphic Character which excludes the A...Z 26 characters , gives us a Unique Name for the character and possible English words with the
Unique character constructed ?.

It is possible, for instance by using unassigned code points in the UNICODE Private Use Areas in either the Basic Multilingual Plane or planes 15 and 16
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Private_Use_(Unicode)


> In case one is unsuccessful in generating new English characters/alphabets/letters in addition to the existing 26 characters, what could be the reason/s ?

Typically, user defined characters would be used for Coordinated private use. An example of such usage is the Klingon alphabet: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Klingon_pIqaD  

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