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Re: proof-reading

From: Werner LEMBERG
Subject: Re: proof-reading
Date: Tue, 24 Feb 2004 21:32:38 +0100 (CET)

> > However, I also think that it is a poor style, which should go away.
> Well, I grew up with it and am used to it.  German capitalizes all
> the nouns which strikes *me* as odd.

Don't blame Han-Wen for that!  He is Dutch :-)

BTW, it is possible to construct situations in German where it is
important to know the capitalization:

  Der gefangene Floh.    (the captured flea)
  Der Gefangene floh.    (the prisoner fled)


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