Re: proper terms/usage

Subject: Re: proper terms/usage
From: "Gene Kim-Eng" <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: "Spectrum Writing " <SpectrumWriting -at- q -dot- com>, "TechWhirl List" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 8 Jun 2009 13:14:07 -0700

A quick browse through the IEEE publications list shows that both terms
are used interchangeably. There is also no help for you in the Columbia
Guide to Standard American English, which declares them to be

Gene Kim-Eng

----- Original Message -----
From: "Spectrum Writing " <SpectrumWriting -at- q -dot- com>
>I am playing Switzerland in this one between two SMEs - SME #1 provides
> all edits with the phrase "electric current" and SME #2 provides me
> edits
> with the phrase "electrical current" and of course, SME #1 changes all
> of
> SME #2's edits to "electric current" and vice-versa. Sigh.
> Place your vote now and any supporting comments/thoughts will be
> heartily
> appreciated and greedily devoured!


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