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Re: less than normal importance/emphasis

From: Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 18 Dec 2008 01:53:01 +0000
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Leif Halvard Silli wrote:

> Today, we must do this:
> 
>     <p>You are so <em>mean</em> and, in fact,
>        very <em>dumb</em>, also.</p>
> 
> But with a <neutral> element, we could mark the phrase more naturally, 
> like this:
> 
>     <p>You are so <em>mean <neutral>and, in fact,
>        very</neutral> dumb</em>, also.</p>
> 

Perhaps it's just me, but the <em>first</em> code example feels more 
natural to <em>me</em>.

P
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Patrick H. Lauke
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