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Re: SWAD-Europe tshirt again

From: Libby Miller <Libby.Miller@bristol.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 11 Dec 2003 10:01:34 +0000 (GMT)
To: Liz Turner <liz@ephidrina.org>
Cc: leo <leo@gnowsis.com>, 'Charles McCathieNevile' <charles@w3.org>, 'Libby Miller' <Libby.Miller@bristol.ac.uk>, "'Dickinson, Ian J'" <Ian.Dickinson@hp.com>, public-esw <public-esw@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.58.0312110958030.29164@mail.ilrt.bris.ac.uk>


we have French Liz, from Max:

"Et tout ce qu'on a eu c'est ce T-shirt stupide"

- see http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-esw/2003Dec/0013.html

I will ping some people about Swedish, since we have worked with
sevgeral Swedish people.
I'd like Japanese and Hungarian in there too, because of all the
calendar and image work with Masahide, and because WWW2003 was in
Hungary. I can certainly bug people about those too....

Libby

On Thu, 11 Dec 2003, Liz Turner wrote:

>
> On Wednesday, December 10, 2003, at 11:24 PM, Leo Sauermann wrote:
>
> >> If we have to reduce them, I would start by reducing them to
> >> the official
> >> languages. Then adding Euro languages of people who have
> >> actually played with
> >> us and are likely to get a t-shirt.
> >
> > I would stop here.
> > The above approach is a good algorithm,
> > and you don't have to think about the tough ones like Hebrew and
> > Arabic.
> > Hindi and chinese are cool, but not ->necessary<-
> >
> > or ?
> >
> > greetings
> > Leo
> >
>
> I am a designer, but not a linguist :)
>
> I would like to set a print deadline for 14th January.
>
> Whichever languages have been accurately translated by then will appear
> on the shirt.
> If you think a particular language should be included, please supply a
> translation if possible.
> The more colloquial the better.
>
> Of the official European languages, I am missing the following:
>
> French
> Finnish
> Greek
> Portuguese
> Swedish
>
> Maybe it should be left at that? It might be simpler politically, but
> nowhere near as fun :)
>
> Charles: We can make the cloak as soon as I have closed negotiations
> with my embroidering minions.
> They usually accept groats. What is your budget?
>
> :)
> e
>
>
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>
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