[tei-council] A nice easy one

James Cummings James.Cummings at oucs.ox.ac.uk
Sat Jan 16 09:56:27 EST 2010

Sebastian Rahtz wrote:
> "stand-off", no question.
> "standoff" is not cheap vodka, its a cheap tv show. http://www.tv.com/standoff/show/58389/summary.html

I've done some very imprecise and unscientific searching with various 
search engines. 'standoff' seems to be used more in north american 
publications where 'stand-off' seems preferred elsewhere. (Also it 
seemed to me that 'standoff' was used earlier.)

As a place, it is of course 'Stand Off'... as demonstrated by this photo 
that I took on my way back from the 2006 TEIMM:



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