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Internationalizing Applications
Preparing the User Interface : Designing to allow for translation : Text expansion and contraction

Text expansion and contraction

One of the biggest considerations during the design phase is the translation of text into another language. Some of the translation issues you must consider are discussed in the following sections:
*Word length
*Typefaces and point sizes
*Word order
* Word length
* Typefaces and point sizes
* Word order