Re: pronouns and portfolios

Subject: Re: pronouns and portfolios
From: Janice Gelb <janiceg -at- marvin -dot- eng -dot- sun -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 6 Apr 2001 12:28:55 -0700 (PDT)

From: jhamilton%XN_TECHNOLOGIES -at- xn-tech -dot- com:
> #1--After reading part of one of Geoff Hart's replies, I got to thinking
> about the agreement issue in using the word "they" when you're talking
> about someONE. For example,
> <snip>
> if the writer is blaming Word, sit down with them and watch them
> write--assuming they'll let you do this. Maybe they're simply
> using the software the wrong way, and observing them will reveal
> this so you can explain the problem and help them to solve it.
> </snip>

"You may want to sit down and watch how a writer blaming Word
is using the product -- assuming that's acceptable. Perhaps
the software is being used incorrectly and you can explain the
the problem and help solve it."


*** Deva(tm) Tools for Dreamweaver and Deva(tm) Search ***
Build Contents, Indexes, and Search for Web Sites and Help Systems
Available 4/30/01 at or info -at- devahelp -dot- com

Sponsored by DigiPub Solutions Corp, producers of PDF 2001 Conference East,
June 4-6, Baltimore, MD. Now covering Acrobat 5. Early registration deadline
April 27.

You are currently subscribed to techwr-l as: archive -at- raycomm -dot- com
To unsubscribe send a blank email to leave-techwr-l-obscured -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com
Send administrative questions to ejray -at- raycomm -dot- com -dot- Visit for more resources and info.

Previous by Author: Re: pronouns and portfolios
Next by Author: Re: pronouns and portfolios
Previous by Thread: RE: pronouns and portfolios
Next by Thread: Re: pronouns and portfolios

What this post helpful? Share it with friends and colleagues:

Sponsored Ads