TITLE

The Trouble With Himorher

AUTHOR(S)
Nevins, Debbie
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Writing;Oct2006, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses gender problem in the English language. Unlike many other languages, English doesn't have a gender-neutral pronoun. Gender neutral it and its don't work for people. "One" is also gender neutral and can be used as pronoun. Traditionally, "he" is used as pronoun to refer nouns in which gender is unknown.
ACCESSION #
23196976

 

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