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Re: Speak-Punctuation

From: Jonathan O'Donnell <jonathan@rmit.EDU.AU>
Date: Thu, 12 Aug 1999 12:51:35 +1000
Message-Id: <l03130305b3d7e62fa684@[131.170.76.45]>
To: Garth Wallace <gwalla@sfgate.com>, "'www-style@w3c.org'" <www-style@w3.org>
...
>Also, with speak-punctuation set to code, would
>"14.32" be read as "fourteen point thirty-two" or
>"fourteen period thirty-two"?

Surely that is a browser implementation issue?  I can imagine browsers
having sets of "languages" such as:
+	'US English', 'UK English', ...
+	'mathematical', 'formal', 'informal', ...

Jonathan O'Donnell
Director of Information Technology
Art, Design and Communication
RMIT City campus 6.3.12

Telephone: +61 3 992 52903
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