Opened 6 years ago

Closed 6 years ago

#11501 closed (fixed)

Punctuation error

Reported by: pzero Owned by: nobody
Component: Documentation Version: 1.0
Severity: Keywords: punctuation
Cc: Triage Stage: Ready for checkin
Has patch: yes Needs documentation: no
Needs tests: no Patch needs improvement: no
Easy pickings: UI/UX:

Description

Tutorial Page 2:

The Django admin is powered by Django itself, and its interfaces use Django's own template system. (How meta!)

Should be:

The Django admin is powered by Django itself, and its interfaces use Django's own template system—how meta!

The em dash (—), or m dash, m-rule, etc., often demarcates a parenthetical thought—like this one—or some similar interpolation. Parentheses can be used, however it would be rare. If parentheses are applied correctly to the offending statement, it should look like this;

The Django admin is powered by Django itself, and its interfaces use Django's own template system (how meta!)

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11501.diff (566 bytes) - added by timo 6 years ago.

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Change History (6)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by pzero

  • Keywords punctuation added; grammar removed
  • Needs documentation unset
  • Needs tests unset
  • Patch needs improvement unset
  • Summary changed from Grammatical error to Punctuation error

comment:2 Changed 6 years ago by anonymous

  • Component changed from Uncategorized to Documentation

comment:3 Changed 6 years ago by Alex

  • Triage Stage changed from Unreviewed to Accepted

Changed 6 years ago by timo

comment:4 Changed 6 years ago by timo

  • Has patch set
  • Triage Stage changed from Accepted to Ready for checkin

comment:5 Changed 6 years ago by adrian

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

(In [12191]) Fixed #11501 -- Removed 'How meta' from tutorial 2 to appease the grammar nazis

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