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Re: Completed Translation

From: Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2009 16:40:49 +0200
To: Saffier Verkaik <saffierv@hotmail.com>
Cc: w3c-translators@w3.org, Coralie Mercier <coralie@w3.org>
Message-Id: <200909171640.50328.bert@w3.org>
Hello Saffier,

On Wednesday 16 September 2009, Saffier Verkaik wrote:
> Dear Translators,
>
> I have completed the translation into Dutch of the following
> document:
>
> Don't Use Custom DTDs!:
> http://www.w3.org/Style/customdtd
>
> Gebruik geen “gebruikerspecifieke DTD’s”!:
> http://www.sftcc.com/style/customdtd.html

The document is fine, but I was wondering about how you 
translated "element". For example, you translated

    <blink> is not an HTML element
by
    <blink> is geen HTML onderdeel 

The word "element" in this context is not a general word for a part of a 
whole, but a technical term referring to a specific part of HTML. I 
would say "tag" in Dutch, or perhaps "element".

Maybe also translate "validators" by "validatie-services" 
or "validatie-diensten" instead of "controleurs".

For "custom" I might chose "aangepaste".

Anyway, I made a link.



Bert
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