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From: "Łukasz Damentko" <rane@g.o>
To: gentoo-doc@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-doc] Re: cvs commit: quick-samba-howto.xml
Date: Mon, 31 Oct 2011 03:56:31
Message-Id: 20051003015545.0c0db099.rane@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-doc] Re: cvs commit: quick-samba-howto.xml by Ioannis Aslanidis
On Mon, 03 Oct 2005 01:44:54 +0200
Ioannis Aslanidis <deathwing00@g.o> wrote:

> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > Hash: SHA1 > > Alin Dobre wrote: > > the last time this was discussed via irc, ciaranm (who is a native en_GB > > speaker) said that the correct form is: "an FAQ", the explanation being > > that FAQ it's spelled: ef a q, so it phonetically begins with a vocal, > > so it should be prefixed with 'an'.
blackace and AllanonJL (both native speakers as well) say it's "a FAQ" not "an FAQ", so we have 2:1 for now... with regards, Łukasz Damentko -- gentoo-doc@g.o mailing list

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Re: [gentoo-doc] Re: cvs commit: quick-samba-howto.xml Curtis Napier <curtis119@g.o>
Re: [gentoo-doc] Re: cvs commit: quick-samba-howto.xml Peter Humphrey <prh@××××××××××.uk>