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RE: Changes to web site

From: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 16 Mar 2005 13:03:11 -0000
To: "'Deborah Cawkwell'" <deborah.cawkwell@bbc.co.uk>, "'Martin Duerst'" <duerst@w3.org>, "'GEO'" <public-i18n-geo@w3.org>
Message-Id: <20050316130311.A4EC34F10A@homer.w3.org>

I checked two large paper dictionaries: Collins and Cobuild.

They both said that there are two variants: 'short cuts' and 'short-cuts', but no mention of 'shortcuts'.

RI


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> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-i18n-geo-request@w3.org 
> [mailto:public-i18n-geo-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Deborah Cawkwell
> Sent: 16 March 2005 12:52
> To: Richard Ishida; Martin Duerst; GEO
> Subject: RE: Changes to web site
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> Which dictionary?
> http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=shortcut
>  
> I would say it's in common usage & it's more readable.
> 
> 	-----Original Message----- 
> 	From: public-i18n-geo-request@w3.org on behalf of 
> Richard Ishida 
> 	Sent: Wed 3/16/2005 12:38 
> 	To: 'Martin Duerst'; 'GEO' 
> 	Cc: 
> 	Subject: RE: Changes to web site
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> 	'shortcut' is not a word in the English dictionary.
> 	
> 	RI
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> 	> -----Original Message-----
> 	> From: Martin Duerst [mailto:duerst@w3.org]
> 	> Sent: 14 March 2005 22:56
> 	> To: Richard Ishida; GEO
> 	> Subject: Re: Changes to web site
> 	>
> 	> Hello Richard,
> 	>
> 	> This very much looks like a move forward!
> 	>
> 	> Just a nit: I suggest changing "short cuts" to "shortcuts".
> 	> The former reminds me of cold meat :-(.
> 	>
> 	> Regards,    Martin.
> 	>
> 	> At 21:46 05/03/14, Richard Ishida wrote:
> 	>  >
> 	>  >Chaps,
> 	>  >
> 	>  >I implemented a 'site anchor' list on the left of the home
> 	> page, and  >changed the links at the top of the second level
> 	> pages to refer to these.
> 	>  >I also implemented (finally) some links from each heading
> 	> back to the  >in-page navigation.
> 	>  >
> 	>  >This has all been done within the current styling, and is
> 	> only an  >intermediate improvement, but one that I wanted to
> 	> do asap - especially  >before the end of the month since at
> 	> that time I have to give W3C Team  >folks an overview 
> of the site.
> 	>  >
> 	>  >http://www.w3.org/International/
> 	>  >
> 	>  >Cheers,
> 	>  >RI
> 	>  >
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