Re: [farsi] Re: SOLVED: Button translation

2003-10-20 Thread Behdad Esfahbod
On Wed, 15 Oct 2003, Behnam Esfahbod wrote: On Wed, 15 Oct 2003, Roozbeh Pournader wrote: On Tue, 2003-10-14 at 11:04, Behdad Esfahbod wrote: Button Phrasing. Write button labels as imperative verbs, for example Save, Print. This allows users to select an action with less

Re: [PersianComputing] Re: SOLVED: Button translation

2003-10-20 Thread C Bobroff
Missing anything? Behdad, I think it's best we leave the high-faluttin grammatical stuff like infinitive and imperative to Amr and Zayd :) The person who wrote that article definitely didn't have Persian in mind. In Persian there is much greater overlap in both form and function than English.

Re: SOLVED: Button translation

2003-10-15 Thread Roozbeh Pournader
On Tue, 2003-10-14 at 11:04, Behdad Esfahbod wrote: Button Phrasing. Write button labels as imperative verbs, for example Save, Print. This allows users to select an action with less hesitation. An active phrase also fits best with the button's role in initiating actions, as contrasted with a

Re: [farsi] Re: SOLVED: Button translation

2003-10-15 Thread Behnam Esfahbod
On Wed, 15 Oct 2003, Roozbeh Pournader wrote: On Tue, 2003-10-14 at 11:04, Behdad Esfahbod wrote: Button Phrasing. Write button labels as imperative verbs, for example Save, Print. This allows users to select an action with less hesitation. An active phrase also fits best with the