[Tagging] Retag: craft=sweep => craft=chimney_sweep

SomeoneElse lists at mail.atownsend.org.uk
Fri Oct 3 11:26:21 UTC 2014


On 03/10/2014 12:23, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
>
> 2014-10-03 13:17 GMT+02:00 SomeoneElse <lists at mail.atownsend.org.uk 
> <mailto:lists at mail.atownsend.org.uk>>:
>
>     That doesn't much sound primarily like a chimney sweep at all, but
>     some official function to do with gas etc. certification.
>
>
>
> exactly. This is what chimney sweeps in Germany are, an official 
> function to control gas, burners, boilers, stoves etc. and to 
> certificate them. Until 2 years ago you couldn't even choose someone, 
> you had to take the one and only official company with the license for 
> your area. (But they had to charge you the official price, no price 
> flexibility possibile obviously).
>

If they're a German-specific thing then why not use the German word 
rather than co-opt an English one that doesn't actually match the 
primary function that these people perform?

Cheers,

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