[Tagging] Karting...

Erik Johansson erjohan at gmail.com
Mon Jan 10 15:02:41 GMT 2011


On Mon, Jan 10, 2011 at 3:53 PM, John Smith <deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 11 January 2011 00:47, Erik Johansson <erjohan at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Mon, Jan 10, 2011 at 3:03 PM, John Smith <deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> On 10 January 2011 23:52, Steve Bennett <stevagewp at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> Definitely with a k. I actually tagged this sport recently, I took a
>>>
>>> Did I really need to say british english? cart with a k is american english.
>>>
>>>> punt on sport=go_karting. Either that or sport=karting sounds ok to
>>>> me. (kart_racing is a bit un-natural)
>>>
>>> http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/go-cart
>>
>> It seems like all of the wikipedia pages uses "k", my gut reaction was
>> "c" but we can all be wrong.
>
> Which matches what I said before about UK English :)
>
> Wikipedia would be more likely to use US English being US based...

I might have been a bit terse not pointing this out, so I think you
missed the 90% of my mail which consisted of a list of what karting is
called on the different wikipedia language editions.

MSA UK also uses "K"
http://www.msauk.org/site/cms/contentviewarticle.asp?article=765

Here you have the top 8 from wikipedia again.
[[bg:Картинг]]
[[ca:Kart]]
[[cs:Motokára]]
[[da:Gokart]]
[[de:Kartsport]]
[[en:Kart racing]]
[[es:Karting]]
[[eu:Karting]]

-- 
/emj



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