Adding some text around n-triples
authorYves Raimond <>
Tue, 19 Mar 2013 12:57:27 +0000
changeset 671 11651ad34cd8
parent 670 381bedd01fbd
child 672 3f10a93d4f06
Adding some text around n-triples
--- a/rdf-primer/index.html	Tue Mar 19 11:34:18 2013 +0000
+++ b/rdf-primer/index.html	Tue Mar 19 12:57:27 2013 +0000
@@ -198,6 +198,7 @@
       &lt;Bob&gt; &lt;is born on&gt; &lt;the 4th of July 1990&gt;. 
       &lt;Leonardo da Vinci&gt; &lt;is the creator of&gt; &lt;the Mona Lisa&gt;.
       &lt;The Mona Lisa&gt; &lt;is on display in&gt; &lt;the Louvre&gt;.       
+      &lt;Bob&gt; &lt;likes&gt; &lt;The Mona Lisa&gt;.
     <p>Because RDF statements consist of three elements they are called
@@ -268,17 +269,33 @@
     <h2>RDF Syntax</h2>
-    <p>RDF has many syntactic forms
+    <p>The RDF Data Model can be expressed in many syntactic forms.
+    We give an overview of those various syntaxes below, and illustrate
+    them using the Mona Lisa example above.</p>
-    Turtle Syntax
+    <h3>N-Triples</h3>
-    Namespace prefixes</p>
+    <p><a href="">N-Triples</a>
+    provides a simple line-based, plain text way for serializing RDF data. Each line represents
+    an RDF triple. Its subject, predicate and object are separated by white space. The example above
+    can be represented in N-Triples as follows.</p>
+    <pre>
+&lt;; &lt;; &lt;;.
+&lt;; &lt;; "1990-07-04"^^&lt;;.
+&lt;; &lt;; &lt;;.
+&lt;; &lt;; &lt;;.
+&lt;; &lt;; &lt;;.
+    </pre>
+    <p>N-Triples is often used for RDF examples, exchanging large RDF datasets, and processing large datasets
+    using standard text processing tools.</p>
 <section id="section-vocabulary">
-    <h2>RDF Vocabularies</h2>
+    <h2>RDF Data and Vocabularies</h2>