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On page 204 and 205 in Elements of Typographic Style Bringhurst uses script to show how adequate the kerning of a font is.
“Ask Jeff” or ‘Ask Jeff’. The chef d’œuvre!
Two [of] (of) ‘of’ “of” of? of! of*.
Two [of] (of) ‘of’ “of” of? of! of* ...
I have my own with my name, a short paragraph I made up, and words that use ligatures. Are there other "scripts" or words that should be included in my Font Tester Script. One I have "LATIN HILLY POTATO RAVINE"
Knowing which fonts in your library are suitable for long passages of text is invaluable.
Mike Diaz :-)
I wonder what would happen if I sent a PDF of a kern testing script showing a font not performing well to the type designer?
Anger or Gratitude?