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Subject: Re: Rockbox manual

Re: Rockbox manual

From: Mike Holden <>
Date: Thu, 10 Apr 2003 09:01:04 +0100 (BST)

Brian Wolven said:
> Eric Woudenberg, Editor wrote:
>> 1) Running it through a spell checker would be good
>> (e.g. License is spelled incorrectly as "Licence")
> I think this is the accepted UK spelling. Who wants to argue about
> English vs. American English? Let's just make all the docs in Swedish to
> avoid that issue. =)

In English (as spoken here in England!), both licence and license are
correct words. One is a noun (object) and the other is a verb (action).

We have a driving licenCe (a piece of paper allowing you to drive: noun -
physical object).

You would licenSe a shop to sell alcohol (verb - action or activity)
Mike Holden
Received on 2003-04-10

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