[XeTeX] fontspec.sty and tipa.sty

Frederick Hoyt fmhoyt at mail.utexas.edu
Thu Dec 30 02:03:36 CET 2004

I am using fontspec.sty for typesetting Arabic within tex, but I would 
also like to use tipa.sty for providing phonetic transcriptions. I like 
using tipa because I find it easier to use that most phonetic fonts 
like the SIL fonts.

However, tipa and fontspec seem to clash: whenever I have 
\usepackage{fontspec} declared, the Arabic font doesn't appear in the 
output. here's an example of what the document looks like:

\ex{{\fontspec[Scale=1.5]{Geeza Pro} عند جدار البيت ذات يوم}\\
        at the corner of the house that day}

Can anyone recommend a way around this?




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Frederick M. Hoyt
Linguistics Department
University of Texas at Austin

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