Ligatures with long expressions

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qrays's picture
Joined: 2 Dec 2009 - 2:15pm
Ligatures with long expressions


Within OpenType or TrueTpe fonts, can I make a decorative ligatures with long expressions or small sentences? Here is what I mean,

I want a specific sentence when typed be turned into a symbol: love you -> (a symbol), so that when I copy/paste the original text into a different environment (where there is not supportive fonts available) with newly obtained symbols I end up with my originally typed sentences.

More specifically,
I am working on Arabic OpenType/TrueType fonts and want to design a fonts that's capable of converting some specific sentences into symbols such as: