TruthWhisperer

Joined: July 18, 2011

Number of comments posted: 9

Number of votes received: 4

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Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  July 26, 2013, 7:52am  •  0 vote

The AutoCorrect option is a wonderful tool. Thanks for reminding us Detail Queen. I use it to type acronyms for long medical conditions lHSS (Idiopathic Hypertrophic Subaortic Stenosis.) How many ti

Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  July 24, 2013, 9:52pm  •  0 vote

See http://desktoppub.about.com/cs/finetypography/ht/circumflex.htm for circumflex. It's easier on a Mac than in Windows.

Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  July 24, 2013, 7:24pm  •  0 vote

Now just for fun go to forvo.com and type in resume. The results will include pronunciation results for resume and résumé on separate lists. Listen to the pronunciation by Americans, Canadians, (1)

Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  July 24, 2013, 7:10pm  •  0 vote

I agree with this line of thought! If you are posting this using the Internet, you are capable of looking at an online dictionary (or forvo, Bing translator, babel fish, etc.) Is this a contest? Do

Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  July 2, 2013, 9:30pm  •  1 vote

When in danger or in doubt, run in circles, scream and shout!

Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  September 26, 2012, 6:17am  •  1 vote

@Bruce - You don't need a new keyboard. The easiest explanation is to open a new Word document and click on the insert tab at the top (next to the home tab.) Click on symbol (notice equation too!) at

Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  September 7, 2012, 9:57pm  •  1 vote

It was intentional and served its purpose. It took three months for someone to catch caché (hidden - bravo!) and the painfully wrong, but illustrative, affectation. Meanwhile, the argument still rage

Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  July 27, 2011, 11:48am  •  0 vote

Does anyone in this country actually work? It's 2:34pm here and if you're checking this site from your office computer, you're stealing time from your company. Give it a rest! I feel sorry for the p

Re: Resume, resumé, or résumé?  •  July 18, 2011, 1:25pm  •  1 vote

To spell or pronounce it other than the U.S. English norm (for U.S. native speakers like me : ) is an affectation. The practice is right up there with using French words that people believe will affo