a(n) — nonuse of G1 indicator

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    Katrina Ostby

    Help, my proofreader says I need a grade 1 indicator in a(n) -- meaning a or an. I say that neither the a nor the n are standing alone: (UEB 2.6 and 2.62). So the letter n cannot mean the word not, and a always means a. So, the insertion of a G1 indicator either before the a or before the n seems unnecessary.

    So, is a(n) correctly brailled as:


    Thanks, Katrina

    Katrina Ostby

    Sorry, theĀ " symbols in the simbraille should have been dot 5's. K

    Julie Sumwalt

    Hi Katrina,

    I understand the snafu with quotation marks and dot 5. šŸ™‚

    Your conclusion and reasoningĀ are solid. There is no need for grade 1 indicators in this symbols-sequence.

    Braille on,


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