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Re: use/mention and reification

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: 21 Jan 2002 12:36:37 -0600
To: Jan Grant <Jan.Grant@bristol.ac.uk>
Cc: RDF core WG <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1011638197.2608.6.camel@dirk>
On Mon, 2002-01-21 at 04:06, Jan Grant wrote:
> On 18 Jan 2002, Dan Connolly wrote:
[...]
> I still don't understand why you can't pronounce
> 
> 	<sentence> <rdf:Subject> <mary> .
> 
> as "the sentence has a subject whose referent is (the person) Mary" -
> ie, if you just change your intuition about what rdf:Subject "means"
> does this go away?

Well, yes. That is: it becomes completely useless to me.


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Dan Connolly, W3C http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
Received on Monday, 21 January 2002 13:36:46 EST

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