Re: Task as a verb?

Subject: Re: Task as a verb?
From: /Jan test <boom -at- CADENCE -dot- COM>
Date: Tue, 14 Feb 1995 09:34:54 -0800

Oh please, please do; and get rid of "iconify," too.

jb
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It reminds me of prioritize,
which sounded strange when it arose 15 years ago but is now accepted. At least,
I don't bother changing it in memos that I edit.

Jay Cherniak
Applied Physics Laboratory
chernjc1 -at- jhuapl -dot- edu
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Subject: Task as a verb?
From: Sonja Draeger <sonja -at- HPATO -dot- AUS -dot- HP -dot- COM> at .APL.and.BEYOND.
Date: 2/13/95 8:33 PM

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Hi All,

Quite a while back Kathy Stricklin wrote

<snip>
I have been tasked with a new project....
<snip>

Please tell me that using task as a verb is not becoming popular! Does anyone
else say this? What's the story here?

Cheers,
Sonja Draeger
Learning Products Developer
Hewlett-Packard Australia Ltd
sonja -at- hpato -dot- aus -dot- hp -dot- com


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