[Talk-us] Abbreviation Police

Kevin Atkinson kevin at atkinson.dhs.org
Sun Aug 8 01:13:18 BST 2010

On Sat, 7 Aug 2010, Paul Johnson wrote:

> On Tue, 03 Aug 2010 23:32:54 -0600, Kevin Atkinson wrote:
>> Rather than "United Stated Highway 29 Frontage Road" just "U.S. 29
>> Frontage Road" or maybe "US 29 Frontage Road". Why.  Because no will say
>> the formal out load.
>> Rather than "Interstate 95 Frontage Road", just "I-95 Frontage Road".
>> Why?  Even though some will say the formal, most just say the letter I.
> You can do this in the renderer or text-to-speech system if you use the
> unabridged form.


Can you please elaborate?

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