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Re: My comments on the XHTML 2 draft.

From: Jonas Jørgensen <jonasj@jonasj.dk>
Date: Fri, 06 Sep 2002 11:41:27 +0200
Message-ID: <3D787847.3010005@jonasj.dk>
To: www-html@w3.org

Lachlan Cannon wrote:

>> Is the following example illegitimate?
>> <quote><em>All right, <em>Dad</em>, I get the point.</em></quote>
> Say it out loud. You don't (or I don't anyway) start saying a sentence 
> with emphasis, and then emphasise something inside that emphasis. An 
> emphasis should be a small point, not an entire sentence.

An entire sentence <em>can</em> be emphasized. Another example:

<p class='person1'>
   Will you fix my computer for me?
<p class='person2'>
   <em class='screaming'>No, I will <em>not</em> fix your computer!</em>

Would it not be correct to put that sentence in <em></em> tags?

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