<textarea> is an HTML element used to capture multiline user input. By default, it's direction is either
right to left or
left to right. But what if we want each paragraph to have it's own direction. This is very useful when the text is a mix of multiple languages. For example: Kurdish and English.
I asked the quesiton on Twitter and my good friend Akam Foad came to the rescue:
have you tested applying `unicode-bidi: plaintext` on textarea?https://t.co/UC8A0ZKYKj— Akam Foad (@AkamFoad) January 13, 2022
It turns out, that you can easily support this by specifying
unicode-bidi: plaintext in the styles of the
And this is the result: