jack.clift

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Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  July 16, 2010, 2:49pm  •  0 vote

A slightly different spin on FrenchMajor's point - some people may be indifferent/unaffected by the choice of accents here, subscribing to the 'they are all equally valid' camp. Other people ma

Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  July 16, 2010, 12:04am  •  2 votes

There is literally no etymological justification for American Heritage's choice of the single accented version, particularly given that they note that it comes from a verb with an accented first 'e'.

Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  April 26, 2010, 2:15pm  •  0 vote

For what it's worth - MS Word does NOT like the single accented version... which is why I went looking on the internet for answers, as I do not like to defer to Bill Gates without just cause.