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Re: [counter-styles] i18n-ISSUE-283: 113,023

From: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 14 Feb 2014 16:02:34 +0000
Message-ID: <52FE3E1A.3050409@w3.org>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
CC: W3C Style <www-style@w3.org>, www International <www-international@w3.org>
The i18n WG believes that this issue has now been addressed and has 
closed the issue on our tracker system.

Thank you.

RI



On 30/10/2013 00:57, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 20, 2013 at 11:23 AM, Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org> wrote:
>> Raised by:
>>      Richard Ishida
>>
>> Opened on:
>>      2013-07-26
>>
>> Description:
>>      http://www.w3.org/TR/css-counter-styles-3/#complex-cjk
>>      7.1 Longhand East Asian Counter Styles
>>
>>      "Chinese, Japanese, and Korean have longhand counter styles, which have
>> a structure similar to "one hundred thirteen thousand and twenty-three" in
>> English. "
>>
>>
>>      This jarrs slightly, because in the numbering system in Japanese, for
>> example, if you read out 113,023 it would involve a "ten-thousand" unit, so
>> the 'structure' is not really similar. Maybe change to "thirteen thousand
>> one hundred and twenty-three", and say 'have counter styles which have a
>> longhand nature such as ... in English? Just an idea.
>
> Fixed as recommended.
>
> ~TJ
>
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