A page with a German sentence that contains an English acronym. The English expansion of the acronym is provided in the title attribute of the acronym element, which also has a lang attribute with the value "uk" instead of "en" for English. ("uk" is the language code for Ukrainian.) Incorrect language identification for English acronym in German text Christophe.Strobbe@esat.kuleuven.be en Copyright BenToWeb 2004-2007 2005-09-01 draft Specifying the language of content: the lang attribute

This test case is intended to fail because the language of the (English) expansion of the acronym is not correctly identified.


If you do this test with a screen reader and speech output, the screen reader needs to support English and German (and optionally Ukrainian).

Can you determine the language of each passage in the text? Or if you use a screen reader with speech output, is each passage spoken in the correct language?

The browser can determine the natural language of the acronym in the document.

The acronym should have a lang attribute with value "en" instead of "uk" (Ukrainian).