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Grammar pedantry: "show less" should arguably be "show fewer" in the toolbox #4615

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openstreetmap-trac opened this issue Jul 23, 2021 · 2 comments

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@openstreetmap-trac openstreetmap-trac commented Jul 23, 2021

Reporter: SomeoneElse
[Submitted to the original trac issue database at 11.13am, Monday, 8th October 2012]

Whilst it's "less" of the box it'd be more normal to think of "fewer" tools.

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@openstreetmap-trac openstreetmap-trac commented Jul 23, 2021

Author: sdoerr
[Added to the original trac issue at 2.24pm, Tuesday, 9th October 2012]

-1: unless you include the word 'tools', I think 'less' is better.

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@openstreetmap-trac openstreetmap-trac commented Jul 23, 2021

Author: Richard
[Added to the original trac issue at 4.45pm, Friday, 24th March 2017]

ngggggggh

("Show less" is a fairly standard UI phrase no matter the grammar)

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