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Re: Spelling changes

From: Giovanni Campagna <scampa.giovanni@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 8 Jun 2009 16:37:04 +0200
Message-ID: <65307430906080737v2f5b76eej89870f2d1fab2e81@mail.gmail.com>
To: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Cc: Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>, www-archive@w3.org, fantasai@inkedblade.net
2009/6/8 L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>:
> On Monday 2009-06-08 16:28 +0200, Giovanni Campagna wrote:
>> That diff file includes changing "paddings" into "puddings" (the first
>> difference)
> Oops, thanks.  I meant to change both occurrences of "paddings" to
> "padding".  Here's a corrected diff.

Actually, why do you want that?
It is not correct to say "padding are" (singular noun, plural verb),
so either "padding is" or "paddings are". Paddings are two, top and
bottom, so IMO "paddings" was correct.

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