?

Log in

sf sapphire and steel winning

February 2016

S M T W T F S
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
2829     

Tags

Powered by LiveJournal.com
Holbein, Derichauriaephiala wrote
on November 13th, 2012 at 08:54 pm

I prefer "Lede" because it's the correct word. It also has the advantage of not have a whole bunch of extra meanings depending on how you look at it or pronounce it. It's clear.

I think it's a case of "don't know it - therefore use wrong word - therefore make 'lede' even less well known". But that's not really an excuse: it just reinforces the attitude that one can get away with a minimal vocabulary, as opposed to the assumption that one will ALWAYS be adding to the words one knows.

(Read Comments)

No HTML allowed in subject

   
 

Notice! This user has turned on the option that logs your IP address when posting. 

(will be screened)