[texhax] "@" : vowel or glottal stop ? (was : Some puzzling TeX)
Philip Taylor (Webmaster, Ret'd)
P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Sat Feb 19 17:23:02 CET 2011
Philipp Stephani wrote:
> L3 makes this more consistent:
> (but why not \c_two_hundred_fifty_five?)
Because it's \\c_two_hundred_AND_fifty_five.
I really do scream at my radio every time I hear a British
presenter say "Two thousand seven" or whatever, just so that
our poor bemused cousins on the far side of the Atlantic
will know what he is talking about ...
Not sent from my i-Pad, i-Phone, Blackberry, Blueberry, or any
such similar poseurs' toy, none of which would I be seen dead
with even if they came free with every packet of cornflakes.
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