|Subject:||Which stranger, "English" or "lexicographers" thereof?|
|Posted by:||Richard Owlett (rowle…@cloud85.net)|
|Date:||Wed, 10 Feb 2016|
Just sent an email containing the sentence "If not, note the new
I was using a convention to indicate that there would be one new
timestamp or multiple new timestamps.
My spellchecker [so called] gave choices of:
1. timestamp - *NOTE BENE* forcing singular - spellchecker
wishes to force timestamps
a this point
2, time stamp - *NOTE BENE* forcing singular
3. time-stamp - *NOTE BENE* forcing singular
4. timestamps - *NOTE BENE* forcing plural
I would never expect English to be "logical", but do expect symmetry.