I noticed yesterday after writing a comment in some code that one of my writing habits had changed, without me really noticing. So I thought I'd see what other people's opinions were.
How do you write 'regular expression' in abbreviated form?
Something else0 (0.0%)
I only ever write it unabbreviated0 (0.0%)
I don't ever write it at all1 (2.9%)
How do you pronounce the g in regexp / regex ?
Hard, like in 'regular' (IPA /ɡ/)22 (61.1%)
Soft, like in 'Reginald' (IPA /dʒ/)12 (33.3%)
Something else1 (2.8%)
I never pronounce these abbreviations1 (2.8%)