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Confused by the use of sectioning elements and DL

From: Ian Yang <ian@invigoreight.com>
Date: Mon, 10 Feb 2014 21:17:54 +0800
Message-ID: <CABr1FsfnzM3b-BTDQ0GZBmLpmHu_1svgcC4ZJW7xnRMo_tz6Zw@mail.gmail.com>
To: "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org list" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Hi all,

How have you been?

I'm kind of confused by the use of sectioning elements and description list

The example of "A <section> containing <article>s" section in an
HTML5Doctor post (http://html5doctor.com/the-article-element/) uses Article
elements to wrap all fruits. But isn't DL a better choice in this situation?

My main question is: when there are multiple "item-like" contents, and each
has a heading and some explanatory sub-contents consists of paragraphs and
hyperlinks, which element should be used, sectioning elements or DL?

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