Re: CSS2.1 :lang

2003-10-17T18:16:48Z Ian Hickson <> wrote:

> On Fri, 17 Oct 2003, Alexander Savenkov wrote:
>> That's what the xml:lang="" is for. Markup your CSS examples with
>> <code xml:lang="">tr { vertical-align: top; }</code>
>> (because CSS is not a human language)

> CSS is in English. American English to be precise.

I wouldn't be so sure. CSS is designed to imitate English but it's not
English in any way. The grammar, the orthography, and the rest is

> HTML is in English too. (That's what the //EN bit in the DOCTYPE
> means.)

  Alexander "Croll" Savenkov                                   

Received on Saturday, 18 October 2003 10:50:42 UTC