Re: Which is more acceptable

Subject: Re: Which is more acceptable
From: Milan Davidovic <milan -dot- lists -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Peter Neilson <neilson -at- windstream -dot- net>
Date: Fri, 3 Apr 2009 16:29:32 -0400

On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 3:11 PM, Monique Semp <monique -dot- semp -at- earthlink -dot- net> wrote:
> Microsoft Manual of Style (3rd ed.) says: "You select and clear a check box
> (not turn on and turn off, mark and unmark, check and uncheck, or select
> and deselect)."

At 4:07 PM, Peter Neilson <neilson -at- windstream -dot- net> replied:
> Microsoft is correct on this point.

Does Microsoft set the standard?

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RE: Which is more acceptable: From: Monique Semp
Re: Which is more acceptable: From: Peter Neilson

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