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RE: [Techniques] Draft General Technique for GL 3.1 L2 SC3

From: Roberto Scano (IWA/HWG) <rscano@iwa-italy.org>
Date: Thu, 30 Dec 2004 00:25:42 +0100
To: <gv@trace.wisc.edu>, <michele@diodati.org>, <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-Id: <200412291822375.SM03368@Inbox>


 >3. I am not suggesting to modify the SC in a way that every foreign word,
   >included or not included in dictionaries, should be marked in the code with
   >the appropriate lang code. I am rather suggesting that _no passage or
   >phrase_ written in a foreign language should be marked in the code. When
   >possible, authors should resolve potential ambiguities in the content
   >modifying the wording or linking some words to glossaries and dictionaries.
   >
   >GV  ok  This is one that we have been thinking about a lot.  No resolution
   >yet. 
  
http://www.w3.org/TR/i18n-html-tech-lang/

I suggest also to read this... Every word not in the declared primary language(s) must Be marked. It's rigjt reading will be an user agent issue, but the markup is a web developer or - in these times where cms are ruling - web content editor.
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