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Re: Multiple languages in same element.

From: Access Systems <accessys@smart.net>
Date: Thu, 22 Nov 2001 09:17:05 -0500 (EST)
To: Jon Hanna <jon@spinsol.com>
cc: WAI Mailing list <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0111220916070.7439-100000@smarty.smart.net>
On Thu, 22 Nov 2001, Jon Hanna wrote:

yours is easy, I am working on one that is bilingual English/Japanese??

Bob


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> Hi.
> I'm accessing a page which is primarily in English but which may have
> some Irish and potentially other languages in it. Obviously in this
> case I would want to mark this change in language e.g.
> 
> <p>And english paragraph with some words <span xml:lang="ga"
> lang="ga">as gaeilge</span></p>
> 
> Easy enough so far, but I have a bilingual image, which contains text
> (that it contains text at all is out of my hands for present), in
> both Irish and English. I want to reflect both in the alt text e.g.:
> <img src="whatever.gif" alt="As Gaeilge - In English" />
> 
> I would like to mark this as bilingual. Is there anyway to do so?
> 
> Jon Hanna
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