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Re: Speak-Punctuation

From: Liam Quinn <liam@htmlhelp.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Aug 1999 08:52:16 -0400
Message-Id: <3.0.6.32.19990812085216.03445220@mail.undergrad.math.uwaterloo.ca>
To: Daniel Glazman <Daniel.Glazman@der.edf.fr>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
At 02:04 PM 12/08/99 +0200, Daniel Glazman wrote:
>Garth Wallace a écrit :
>> 
>> It might make sense to add a "skip" value to
>> the speak-punctuation property, for use with
>> acronyms that nomally use periods, like "The
>> Man From U.N.C.L.E"
>
>Isn't
>
>  The Man From <ACRONYM STYLE="speak-ponctuation : none">
>		U.N.C.L.E</ACRONYM>
>
>enough ?

I don't think so.  "speak-punctuation: none" says that punctuation is
rendered as "various pauses", which would make "U.N.C.L.E" sound quite
awkward.

"ignore" might be a bit more clear of a value than "skip".

-- 
Liam Quinn
A Real Validator for Windows, http://arealvalidator.com/
Web Design Group, http://www.htmlhelp.com/
Received on Thursday, 12 August 1999 08:52:15 GMT

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