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Re: [SKOS] Comments on SKOS Primer - literal and non-literal ranges

From: Thomas Baker <baker@sub.uni-goettingen.de>
Date: Thu, 8 Jan 2009 17:33:25 +0100
To: Alistair Miles <alistair.miles@zoo.ox.ac.uk>
Cc: Antoine Isaac <aisaac@few.vu.nl>, Thomas Baker <baker@sub.uni-goettingen.de>, SWD Working Group <public-swd-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20090108163325.GA3112@octavius>

On Thu, Jan 08, 2009 at 02:19:43PM +0000, Alistair Miles wrote:
> Instead of:
> 
> """They have as their ranges [RDF-CONCEPTS] RDF plain literals, which
> means that they link a skos:Concept to a character string, not to
> another full-fledged RDF resource identified with a URI."""
> 
> I suggest:
> 
> """They are used to link a skos:Concept to an RDF plain literal, which
> is a character string (e.g. "love") combined with a language tag
> (e.g. "en-US")."""
> 
> Avoiding any difficult wording.

Yes, that neatly side-steps the issue.  Maybe "optional language tag"?

Tom

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Tom Baker <tbaker@tbaker.de>
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