Re: How formal or informal?
From: Gilles CASSIN <gcassin -at- noos -dot- fr>
Reply-To: Gilles CASSIN <gcassin -at- noos -dot- fr>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Subject: Re: How formal or informal?
Date: Sat, 10 Mar 2001 01:33:58 +0100
If you users are mainly foreigners, you should go beyond just not using
it's. This is taught at school. Noun phrases such as the first window title
bar should be replaced with the title bar of the first window. Also,
sentences where verbs have the same spelling as the word (eg record) could
lead to wrong interpretation. Anyhow, if you intend to sell abroad, be
aware that: foreigners may have many reluctance with a non translated
product; and there are countries where translation is a legal requisite.
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