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From: Peter Humphrey <prh@...>
Subject: Re: Re: cvs commit: quick-samba-howto.xml
Date: Mon, 03 Oct 2005 13:59:18 +0100
Łukasz Damentko wrote:

> blackace and AllanonJL (both native speakers as well) say it's "a FAQ"
> not "an FAQ", so we have 2:1 for now...

It's not a matter of votes, but of whether the abbreviation is also an 
acronym, i.e. whether it can be pronounced as a word. In this case it can, 
and I believe it usually is, so it's "a FAQ", not "an F A Q".

-- 
Rgds
Peter Humphrey
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