Re: NVDA and Fractions

Andre Fisher

A great fix to the 'ratio' issue is to change the level of the ratio
symbol being spoken to the most level.

On 10/18/16, Brian Vogel <britechguy@...> wrote:
On Tue, Oct 18, 2016 at 02:07 am, Brian's Mail list account wrote:

though why it should be dependent on what goes before in such a fashion
very odd indeed.
 It's an attempt at natural written language intelligence.  Many
abbreviations for currencies are, in and of themselves, unpronounceable in
English.  When they occur after a digit, however, the logical way to
pronounce them is as the currency they represent.  The same trick is used
for AM and PM (regardless of case) when it follows what looks like a time as
opposed to elsewhere.  We all know that "AM" would be pronounce as in the
sentence, "I am typing this right now."  I don't know how various
synthesizers would handle PM absent the time context.

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