From: Philippe Verdy (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Thu Jan 15 2004 - 18:25:20 EST
From: "Michael Everson" <email@example.com>
> At 22:11 +0100 2004-01-15, Philippe Verdy wrote:
> >The comment from Michael about the occurence of "gW" in Breton was wrong:
> I said I had seen it in print, which was true, and I said that it was
> rare, which is also true. It is not standard.
OK. Then don't say it's Breton: It may occur in any Latin language, either
as a typo, or within specific technical usages such as variable names in a C
or Java program where a space cannot be used to separate words; here also
it's not the normal orthograph part of the language, but a notation to allow
more descriptive identifiers.
If you accept typos and technical usages, these occurences of "defective"
capitalization rules are not rare but not part of the language.
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