Quoting Justin B Rye (firstname.lastname@example.org): > Christian PERRIER wrote: > > BTW: let's wish a happy birthday to the Smith review project. It's now > > 3 years since I launched it on April 1st 2007 (with many people > > thinking it was an April Fool's joke). > > I'm celebrating by setting up a personal style guide reference page: > > http://www.xibalba.demon.co.uk/jbr/linux/esl.html > > The idea being that in the long term it might save me some time > repeating myself, or (given how unlikely that is) at least give me a > links page for things like the Debconf Spec. I have to say this is just awesome (and indeed very frustrating as I probably cumulate most of the things you're pointing..). My favourite sentence, one I actually feel to be full a very British (or Scottish) humor is indeed: "Native-anglophone readers will know what you mean, but they'll also suspect you've got a funny accent. " Thankfully, most of my readers know that I've got a funny accent when I'm chewing English.:-) This amazing document really deserves being widely known.
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