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Re: use of <acronym> in our documents

From: Shadi Abou-Zahra <shadi@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 20 Jun 2009 08:59:37 +0200
Message-ID: <4A3C88D9.8070206@w3.org>
To: Johannes Koch <johannes.koch@fit.fraunhofer.de>
CC: public-wai-ert@w3.org
Hi,

Johannes Koch wrote:
> 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"?

Where possible. If not, then we should mark them up accordingly.

Best,
   Shadi

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   WAI International Program Office Activity Lead   |
  W3C Evaluation & Repair Tools Working Group Chair |
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