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Papering over the Atlantic divide

Posted 04 October 2015, 2:27 AM

ocPortal is primarily written in Britain, so naturally has always been developed in British English.

However, as patriotic as we may be, we have always been aware that this puts us at odds with most of the Internet, which standardises/standardizes on American English.

If it was purely a matter of standardisation we would have switched over to American English years ago, but practically speaking:

  1. We are unlikely to be able to remember to write in American consistently

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