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Re: abbr and acronym

From: Jukka K. Korpela <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>
Date: Sun, 25 Mar 2007 18:40:19 +0300 (EEST)
To: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.64.0703251838290.16044@mustatilhi.cs.tut.fi>
On Sun, 25 Mar 2007, Nicholas Shanks wrote:

> On 25 Mar 2007, at 07:15, Jukka K. Korpela wrote:
>
>> you _don't_ want to hear "HTML" or "ASCII" spelled out
>
> Erm, I want to hear [he ti m l] and [ęs.ki]

Me too. By spelling out, I meant expanding the abbreviations, which seems 
to be what people generally refer to when they say that <abbr> and 
<acronym> are useful. No markup is needed for the pronunciations you 
mention.

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Jukka "Yucca" Korpela, http://www.cs.tut.fi/~jkorpela/
Received on Sunday, 25 March 2007 15:40:31 GMT

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