Re: OK/okay

Subject: Re: OK/okay
From: "Mark L. Levinson" <mark -at- MEMCO -dot- CO -dot- IL>
Date: Fri, 16 May 1997 11:08:06 +0300

I use the spelled-out "okay" because it can take suffixes.
I mean you might want to mention that something has been okayed,
or that someone is okaying something... assuming that the thing
is okayable...

By the way, some contend that the O is a misunderstanding of a
German script A and that the original abbreviation, standing for
Alles Korrekt, was commonly scrawled by a German advisor during
the American War of Independence.

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