RE: His/Her v. Their

Subject: RE: His/Her v. Their
From: "Cardimon, Craig" <ccardimon -at- M-S-G -dot- com>
To: 'Becca' <becca -at- di -dot- org>, 'tech2wr-l' <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 26 Oct 2012 14:27:30 +0000

I tend to use either "you" or, in the case you mentioned, "their."

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Sent: Friday, October 26, 2012 10:09 AM
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Subject: His/Her v. Their

Some documents I'm editing of necessity give procedures in third person rather than the assumed (you) second person. There's no way around this.
 
In the document I'm editing, they use His/Her. My inclination is to use "their" - comments?

Regards,


Becca
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