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20129RE: [Czechlist] What does "should" actually mean??????

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  • Josef Hlavac
    Mar 8, 2004
      > I only mention this to add weight to the argument that even native
      > speakers are not always sure how to interpret the word.

      I second that. Many Internet-related standards (RFCs) contain a section
      that defines the exact meaning of terms such as "must", "must not",
      "should", "may", etc.

      In this case, "should" usually means "recommended".

      Joe

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