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Re: natural language vs human language

From: Najib Tounsi <ntounsi@emi.ac.ma>
Date: Mon, 12 Feb 2007 21:52:54 +0000
Message-ID: <45D0E1B6.60407@emi.ac.ma>
To: Addison Phillips <addison@yahoo-inc.com>
Cc: Mark Davis <mark.davis@icu-project.org>, Christophe Strobbe <christophe.strobbe@esat.kuleuven.be>, www-international@w3.org

Addison Phillips wrote:
>
> Mark Davis wrote:
> > I think "natural language" is being used to contrast with "programming
> > language".
>
> Or from a W3C perspective: "markup language". 
Isn't "markup language" a kind of "programming language" as opposed to
"natural language"?

Najib
> Note that CharMod [1] makes this distinction in Section 4.3, although 
> it fails to define either language or natural language.
>
> Addison
>
> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/CharMod
>

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