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Bickford Unicode Phonetic Keyboard Help

The BU Phonetic Keyboarding System

Albert Bickford, May 16, 2006

The BU Phonetic Keyboard provides access to a wide range of characters for Latin-based scripts in Unicode 4.1.0 (, including:

  • English, Spanish, French, German, and other major European languages
  • nearly complete set of IPA and Americanist phonetic symbols, include obscure and obsolete symbols
  • special characters commonly-used in typesetting
  • arrows
  • common mathematical, numeric, and currency symbols

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