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Re: [offlist] Typo in 5.12.2 The :first-letter pseudo-element

From: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Tue, 03 May 2005 18:48:17 +0100
Message-ID: <4277B961.6040505@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: "R.J.Koppes" <rikkert@rikkertkoppes.com>
CC: Ognyan Kulev <ogi@fmi.uni-sofia.bg>, Adam Kuehn <akuehn@nc.rr.com>, www-style@w3.org



R.J.Koppes wrote:

 > Now try searching for the word in except for the tld's .com and .uk (2K5
 > hits)
 >
 > I still think that the word is not very common to authors and readers who do
 > not speak english as their primary language.

I would not want to disagree with that last statement, but /if/ it is
technically the most accurate word, then I believe we should use it.
If there is a more common word that loses nothing in exact semantics,
then by all means use that instead.

** Phil.
Received on Tuesday, 3 May 2005 17:50:38 GMT

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