The TEI Lite Exercise file
1. A test document: section 1
This document exercises various features of the TEI Lite dtd. Nothing in
it is mandatory, but very little of it is mendacious.
This is a second paragraph, just to show that paragraphs are not all
indented to the same extent.
Let's start with various phrase level elements.
1.1. This should be 1.1: editorial tags
You can use your imagination (or give up) when dealing with most of
these... some suggestions are given as comments.
The <corr> element marks corrections; The <reg> element
The <add> element marks an
the <del> element marks
<gap> element marks [...]something that's not there, while the <unclear> element marks something
that's hard to read.
1.2. This should be 1.2: highlighting tags
The <hi> element is used for various forms of highlighting: e.g.
bold, italic and small
caps. You can do what you like when no rend value is supplied.
The <emph> element is used for linguistic emphasis.
This should not be confused with cases of
‘highlighting’ (<soCalled>) nor with
transmogrification, (a technical <term>), for which
the <gloss> tag might be used to supply a technical
1.3. Should be 1.3: milestones and other empties
The <mileStone> element can appear anywhere at all.
The <pb> element can appear [Page 302] anywhere too, as
can the <lb> element
Now for some links! We will start by cross-referring to the next
Here is a simple 2. Should be section 2: assorted chunks <ptr> to it.
Here is a simple
reference to it.
By the way, a <divgen> is legal anywhere, but should appear only
where a <div> would be legal.
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