[OS X TeX] Creating a Sensible PDF Document
bvoisin at mac.com
Wed Feb 7 16:48:21 EST 2007
Le 7 févr. 07 à 21:31, Roussanka Loukanova a écrit :
> On Wed, 7 Feb 2007, Peter Dyballa wrote:
>>> English language question : what do you mean by `sensible',
>>> applied to a pdf file ? What is the difference with `sensitive' ?
>>> In French, the two words are almost synonymous.
>> The English word 'sensible' means reasonable, rational;
> Not necessary; only in some of its meanings there is a connotation
> for reasonable and/or rational.
>> 'sensitive' has to do with sentiment, feelings.
> Absolutely, not necessary.
> Both words a ambiguous, and the interpretation depends on the
> context of usage, as in this case.
I would think the English "sensible" corresponds to the French
"sensé", and the English "sensitive" to the French "sensible". Encore
un faux ami !
Wot do you think? (You have to be born in the mid-60s to catch this
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