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Subject:Re: His/Her v. Their From:Gene Kim-Eng <techwr -at- genek -dot- com> To:Becca <becca -at- di -dot- org> Date:Fri, 26 Oct 2012 08:57:17 -0700
Another alternative if you can manage it is to use straw users. In one
instruction, show a screen grab with the user ID "John Smith," and use
"he," than in another use "Mary Jones" and "she." then switch back and
forth throughout the document.
On Fri, Oct 26, 2012 at 7:08 AM, Becca <becca_price -at- yahoo -dot- com> wrote:
> 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?
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