Re: Usage of the word "thru"

Subject: Re: Usage of the word "thru"
From: "Arlen P. Walker" <Arlen -dot- P -dot- Walker -at- CORE -dot- CORP -dot- JCI -dot- COM>
Date: Wed, 17 Aug 1994 16:29:59 -0500

>Am I the only Technical Writer who uses "thru" when referring to a
>series of items? The people who review my manuscripts would rather
>see the word "through," but I'm sticking with thru unless my fellow
>writers tell me I'm wrong.

You're wrong. ;{>}

I was always taught that "thru" was One Of Those Colloquialisms Which Real
Writers Avoid At All Costs.

Have Fun,

arlen -dot- walker -at- jci -dot- com
IN GOD WE TRUST --- All others must provide data

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