800 scripts for 7000 languages worldwide.
Average a person reads 1 or 2 scripts, so reads few languages.
Problems for a globalized world
We suffer from this daily. Street signs, pronunciation of words is difficult especially away from home.
Conversing is easy. Inability to read and write severely limits one’s vocabulary.
Inconsistent spelling scripts (e.g. the English Roman script) are very hard. You sound less intelligent (even stupid) to a fluent speaker.
A lost cause? Certainly NOT.
Solution: Everyone adopts a single uniform script.
Impossible, right? Read on ...