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Re: LSR inconsistencies

From: Wols Lists
Subject: Re: LSR inconsistencies
Date: Sun, 13 Oct 2019 22:55:24 +0100
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On 11/10/19 10:13, Thomas Morley wrote:
> According to wikipedia "etc", i.e. without full stop, is valid as
> well. Full stop removed.

Valid in common usage, maybe. If you're being a grammar pedant, it is an
abbreviation of "et cetera", so the full stop is required to indicate
the abbreviation (standard rules of grammar - characters that are left
out must be replaced by apostrophes or full stops).


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