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    To fine-tune a PA

    A PA aired at frequent intervals in the subway stations reads:

    "Don't buy from illegal hawkers."

    I'd rephrase it as: Don't patronize unlicensed hawkers.

    Any other suggestions?

    And: What's another word for "hawker"?

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    Re: To fine-tune a PA

    Quote Originally Posted by petertsui
    A PA aired at frequent intervals in the subway stations reads:

    "Don't buy from illegal hawkers."

    I'd rephrase it as: Don't patronize unlicensed hawkers.

    Any other suggestions?

    And: What's another word for "hawker"?
    One could use "seller".

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