Re: Meta (was Re: [NTB] NoteTab Pro & Notepad)
- or [sic]
after the typo so you know it was an accident by the writer
----- Original Message -----
From: "Brian Mailman" <bmailman@...>
Sent: Tuesday, January 01, 2002 1:10 PM
Subject: Meta (was Re: [NTB] NoteTab Pro & Notepad)
> Jody wrote:
> > >Jody - on the Notetab "Testimonials" page, one of the commenters
> > >refers to "Notepad" altho he surely was talking about our beloved
> > >Notetab... should that be changed on the page in question??
> > Perhaps that should be a FAQ. Eric is aware of it and chose not
> > to alter the original, so it remains as is. ;)
> A suggestion, if you don't mind...
> There is a convention where an editor can and does change original text
> to clarify meaning, but marks the revision with brackets to ensure it's
> not a verbatim quote. In this case, it would be (without the quotes)
> "Note[tab]." One often sees this done with text referring to
> third-parties to the reader "[Alex] then went to the store," or nouns
> replacing articles, as in "and then he went [to Disneyland]."
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