From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-09-14 22:22:49
"Jonathan Turkanis" <technews_at_[hidden]> writes:
> David Abrahams wrote:
>> "Jonathan Turkanis" <technews_at_[hidden]> writes:
>>> I have exactly the same situation in Iostreams. I give each function
>>> its own page of documentation, with tables demonstrating how the
>>> semantics depends on the properties of the template parameters. For
>> not bad. A nit:
>> The semantics of read depends on the category of T as follows
>> "semantics" is plural, so drop the "s" here.
> Are you sure? I'd say it's a mass noun.
What's a mass noun? e.g., "Water?"
http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=semantics seems to indicate
it could go either way, if I am reading it correctly. Oh, well.
Sorry to bother you.
I guess it would read more easily if you'd replace "semantics" with
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