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Subject:Failure of spoken hyphenation From:Peter Neilson <neilson -at- windstream -dot- net> To:techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com Date:Tue, 01 Feb 2011 11:44:33 -0500
Well, so I'm listening to the radio. The announcer reads an ad for the
North Carolina Farm Show, Feb. 2nd through the 4th. He reads this phrase:
Southern National Draft-Horse Pull
But he reads as if it were:
Southern National Draft Horse Pull
His words make it sound as if there is a Southern National Draft.
Who stole my hyphens? May I please have some of them back?
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