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[whatwg] Web Forms 2.0 Feedback

From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Sat, 08 Jan 2005 14:44:28 +0100
Message-ID: <41DFE3BC.20809@annevankesteren.nl>
> Matthew Raymond wrote:
>> In this situation "H two O" could potentially be pronounced
>> "dihydrogen monoxide" or "water". Something like "green" has no
>> such use, and <b> and <i> can at best be said to change the tone of
>> pronunciation rather than what is actually said by the aural
>> browser.

An aural, speech or whatever browser should not do such a thing unless 
the author of document used ABBR, which is far more appropriate.


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  Anne van Kesteren
  <http://annevankesteren.nl/>
Received on Saturday, 8 January 2005 05:44:28 UTC

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