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Do you say " on the internet " or " on internet "?

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on the Internet
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RotterMarius

Some people write 'on the internet' too. It is not incorrect too. However, I always write 'on the Internet'.

Hi Rotter

In English far more words are capitalized than in Swedish (or Finnish), the Internet is one of them. På svenska skriver man torsdag, men på engelska är det Thursday. See?

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Marius

Some people write 'on the internet' too. It is not incorrect too. However, I always write 'on the Internet'.
I've seen many things published, but that doesn't make them right.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Internet

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Main Entry: in·ter·net
Usage: usually capitalized
Etymology: inter- + 1net
: an electronic communications network that connects computer networks and organizational computer facilities around the world


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