[Tagging] Pre-proposal: Newsagent / Kiosk / Tobacco / TIcket shop

Philip Barnes phil at trigpoint.me.uk
Sun Nov 3 14:44:03 UTC 2013

I have seen these in Germany, but the only lottery only places I have
come accross in the UK are kiosks in shopping centres.

I would tag that as shop=lottery.

Lottery is the correct english word, I always read lotto as a brand name
for particular lotteries.

Phil (trigpoint)

On Sun, 2013-11-03 at 14:36 +0000, Matthijs Melissen wrote:
> On 3 November 2013 14:30, fly <lowflight66 at googlemail.com> wrote:
> > Actually, in Germany, I also know all kinds of shops. We have kiosks,
> > newsagents and stationaries which might sell all kinds of things.
> >
> > That many of these shops often offer "Lotto" is nothing which groups
> > them but should be tagged with an own tag.
> What about a shop like this?
> http://www.hit.de/regional/partner_image/071/071_Lotto_Shop.jpg
> They call themselves 'Lottoshop'. Would you call such a shop lottoshop
> in everyday usage, or would you call it a newsagent or kiosk?
> What is the difference between kiosks and newsagents in Germany? Could
> you give a chain name for each of them, perhaps?
> -- Matthijs
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