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Re: Can someone read these line "aloud"

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  • From: Christoph Lhotka <christoph.lhotka at>
  • Date: Wed, 27 Jun 2012 04:09:47 -0400 (EDT)
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  I would say to somebody else:

On 06/26/2012 10:47 AM, McHale, Paul wrote:
> Can anyone help me with proper Wolfram "lingo"?  If you were reading these aloud to someone, what words would you use?  For instance. I have heard "/; " or "/." is pronounced "given that".  Not sure which.  Is there any list of the verbal equivalents?
> list /. x_ :>  SuperStar[x] /; x>  9

"Replace all patterns with given name x and which turn out to be numbers 
greater than 9 by their "superstared" values."


"Mark all numbers in expression list which are greater than 9 by a 

> list /. {i_ /; i>= 10 :>  SuperStar[i]}

"Replace all patterns with name i and which are numbers greater equal 
than 10 by their superstared values."

Alternatively you could also try

Speak[HoldForm[list /. x_ :> SuperStar[x] /; x > 9]]



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