Re: Gender neutral - any new developments in your neck of the woods?

Subject: Re: Gender neutral - any new developments in your neck of the woods?
From: dmbrown -at- brown-inc -dot- com
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 28 Feb 2003 16:39:14 -0800


Dan Glovier wrote:
>
> Is anyone a fan of using "they" as the gender neutral
> singular pronoun of choice?

No.

>
> I'm obviously never going to use:
> she/he
> he/she
> s/he
> he or she

If I can't recast the sentence to avoid needing a singular pronoun, I just use "she."

I figure, after all the centuries' worth of "he" out there, I'm just helping bring things back into balance.

--David

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