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Re: abbr and acronym

From: Philip Taylor (Webmaster) <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Thu, 29 Mar 2007 12:26:36 +0100
Message-ID: <460BA26C.6060605@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: "Patrick H. Lauke" <redux@splintered.co.uk>, www-html@w3.org



Patrick H. Lauke wrote:

> For internationalisation purposes, I'd suggest that the value of read 
> (or any similar proposed pronounciation hints) should be written in some 
> phonetic form.

Can that be coupled with language-sensing ?  "Dee Em Zee" would be
as meaningless to a <Br.E> audience as "Dee Em Zed" would be to
an <Am.E> one ...

Philip Taylor
Received on Thursday, 29 March 2007 11:25:42 GMT

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