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Re: use of <acronym> in our documents

From: Johannes Koch <johannes.koch@fit.fraunhofer.de>
Date: Thu, 18 Jun 2009 15:01:06 +0200
Message-ID: <4A3A3A92.8030008@fit.fraunhofer.de>
Cc: public-wai-ert@w3.org
Shadi Abou-Zahra schrieb:
> I agree with Christophe. Also, I think such abbreviations should be 
> generally avoided (not for accessibility reasons, just for clarity).

So we replace

"e.g." with "for example",
"i.e." with "that is",
"etc." woth "and so on"?

Johannes Koch
Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Information Technology FIT
Web Compliance Center
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