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Re: To non-native English writers: expunging the solecism "This allows t
Re: To non-native English writers: expunging the solecism "This allows to do something."
Tue, 26 Jan 2016 19:46:36 -0500
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> It's just like English has some quirks. Your part of this planet find
> them important, mine does not.
We consider them important. Not only that, but many readers will find
the text easier to read if the standard rules are followed. We are
not going to abandon these style rules, just as we will not abandon
the GNU coding style.
Please follow these rules when writing text for inclusion in GNU
Dr Richard Stallman
President, Free Software Foundation (gnu.org, fsf.org)
Internet Hall-of-Famer (internethalloffame.org)
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