The Duyin tongyi hui decided to mark tone using a modification of the traditional four-corner method, sisheng dianfa [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] 'four tone dot system', in which ping tone is marked by a dot at the lower left corner of a Chinese character, shang marked by a dot at the upper left, qu in the upper right, and ru in the lower right.
(16) A lost Portuguese-Chinese dictionary that was compiled by Matteo Ricci (1552-1610) together with Lazzaro Cattaneo (1560-1640) in 1598-1599 may have marked the five tones, though Ricci's surviving original version of the Dicionario Portugues-Chines, compiled in the 1580s with Michele Ruggieri (1543-1607), did not mark tones. (17) A revised version of Ricci's transcription system was developed by Nicolas Trigault (1577-1628) and others and used by Trigault in his Xiru ermu zi [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (Aid to the eyes and ears of the Western scholar).
Interacting with reporters here, US State Department's deputy spokesman Mark Tone
said Washington was worried over the loss of life in Kashmir during violent protests that has thrown normal life out of gear in the Valley.
Over time, the do-re-mi heuristic became a pedagogical device for Yoruba instruction in parochial and public schools, and was particularly useful for learning to mark tones
in written Yoruba.
Rory Newton, left, and Mark Tones
prepare to set off
Adam Boyd, 23, a pounds 1million Hartlepool United striker, was with Annalee Relton, 24, when Mark Tones
, 21, burst in.
In court yesterday, Mark Tones
admitted assaulting Miss Relton.
And, as Mark Tones knows, you don't have to live in the countryside to carry off the look.
RURAL CHIC: Mark Tones and his daughter Summer are joined by Alison Fox, left, and Brigitte Burgon at Gee Gee Couture
As the pair lay on a bed, with Boyd naked, Miss Relton's ex-partner, Mark Tones
, burst into the house in Bishop Cuthbert, Hartlepool, with his rugby player brother Henry.
, team captain at the VAI UK, said: "One of our employees, Gavin Jamieson, ran the London Marathon for Daisy Chain and it was through him that we decided to support the charity again."
(Honda 250) enjoyed a clean sweep of three junior 250 victories in his first event back after a lengthy lay-off.