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From Mike Tutkowski <mike.tutkow...@solidfire.com>
Subject Re: Small grammatical point to clarify
Date Mon, 03 Aug 2015 15:15:53 GMT
Another common one might be "cleanup" versus "clean up". :)

The cleanup work has been completed. // used as an adj

versus

We need to clean up some branches. // used as a verb

On Sat, Aug 1, 2015 at 2:19 PM, Nux! <nux@li.nux.ro> wrote:

> Thanks for that.
> This pleases my inner grammar nazi. :)
>
> Lucian
>
> --
> Sent from the Delta quadrant using Borg technology!
>
> Nux!
> www.nux.ro
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Mike Tutkowski" <mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com>
> > To: dev@cloudstack.apache.org
> > Sent: Friday, 31 July, 2015 06:26:32
> > Subject: Small grammatical point to clarify
>
> > Hi everyone,
> >
> > I just checked in a couple changes to messages.properties in master.
> >
> > One thing I'd like to note is what I changed in
> > e640e0cf6eb9508f74f9bad59519f7189da7d82e.
> >
> >
> https://git-wip-us.apache.org/repos/asf?p=cloudstack.git;a=blobdiff;f=client/WEB-INF/classes/resources/messages.properties;h=f81a196cf711d709af6a399a6f5e6d275dd7e951;hp=dcbf6c83a24a4cfd6977659d4f531c64c1786edb;hb=e640e0cf6eb9508f74f9bad59519f7189da7d82e;hpb=c0230273cdbdf2558f4a0802d177bd5757de34fd
> >
> > In this commit, I changed "Setup" to "Set up" where applicable.
> >
> > This is not necessarily common knowledge among native English speakers,
> but
> > words like "Setup" versus "Set up", "Login" versus "Log in", etc.
> represent
> > the difference between the noun (or adjective) form versus the verb form.
> >
> > For example:
> >
> > Your setup is perfect. // "setup" being used in the noun form (similar to
> > the word "configuration" here)
> >
> > Follow the setup instructions. // "setup" being used in the adjective
> form
> >
> > versus
> >
> > I need to set up my system better. // "set up" being used in the verb
> form
> >
> > Not a big deal. :) Just something I noticed a while ago and finally
> > corrected.
> >
> > The most common one (which I may address later) is "login" versus "log
> in".
> >
> > Talk to you later!
> >
> > --
> > *Mike Tutkowski*
> > *Senior CloudStack Developer, SolidFire Inc.*
> > e: mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com
> > o: 303.746.7302
> > Advancing the way the world uses the cloud
> > <http://solidfire.com/solution/overview/?video=play>*™*
>



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*Mike Tutkowski*
*Senior CloudStack Developer, SolidFire Inc.*
e: mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com
o: 303.746.7302
Advancing the way the world uses the cloud
<http://solidfire.com/solution/overview/?video=play>*™*

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