Tag: gender

55 Use "him" or "her" in this sentence about a hypothetical gender switch? 2016-05-18T08:33:53.360

33 Grammatical gender of the word "child" 2016-01-03T16:08:10.370

28 Does the English language have a grammatical gender? 2016-03-15T10:14:10.477

27 How to deal with unknown genders in English? 2018-06-15T15:23:54.797

25 A "user" is "it" or "he/she"? 2015-02-06T18:53:36.730

25 The female equivalent of "don't break my balls" 2016-12-22T16:36:35.877

23 The meaning of "half woman, half girl" 2018-06-19T15:18:51.847

15 'Manhunt for three gunmen' vs 'womanhunt for three gunwomen' 2015-02-23T15:50:00.423

13 Determining someone's gender from their name 2013-03-20T12:31:25.940

9 I'm confused with the use of 'herself'' 2016-09-19T14:27:32.007

9 Is "singular they" widely used? 2017-04-30T14:44:21.760

8 Can 'what' designate a person? 2013-04-18T13:47:31.917

8 Can I refer to an ant as "she"? 2015-03-19T22:19:18.337

7 Is there a way to refer to a person (using a pronoun) without mentioning a sex? 2014-09-14T18:32:45.630

6 Is Hilary my sister or brother? 2014-08-17T16:51:43.800

5 Do you perceive nouns ending with -a as somewhat feminine? 2015-01-23T11:21:50.450

5 Getting he/she intuitively right if native language has only gender-neutral pronouns 2016-06-15T18:12:36.330

5 Is using gender-specific language when talking about inanimate things can be wrong in any sense? 2020-04-07T08:29:19.707

4 Does standard English support gendered forms of nouns and verbs? 2014-02-25T12:11:06.980

4 What is the gender of newspaper? What is the grammar behind the term "sister newspapers"? 2018-06-05T15:45:39.857

4 Can "Am I the bad guy here?" be said by a girl? 2019-05-13T16:39:07.787

3 Why did the author use "her" for captains? 2013-11-10T20:34:22.193

3 Why do ESL speakers sometimes use "sir" to women? 2015-03-29T19:07:39.890

2 Parliament - a she? 2014-11-13T21:00:28.037

2 Indefinite pronoun 2014-12-29T21:06:43.663

2 Are feminine nouns ending with -ess the only proper option for females? 2016-04-16T09:26:18.137

2 "sister-site": noun gender 2016-07-07T11:59:23.083

2 How do I translate this sentence and keep the translation free of any reference to the person's gender? 2017-01-07T10:44:55.610

2 Use of "she" for a general person in a scientifical paper 2019-04-24T13:14:20.997

1 What does this "their" mean? 2013-08-03T12:22:28.810

1 It or Him when talking about Regime 2015-09-22T21:58:06.090

1 What is the possessive pronoun for a person whose gender we don't know? 2016-05-25T14:51:36.683

1 If I refer to 'the being' (a noun), do I have to use 'he' or 'she', or 'it'? 2017-05-14T11:21:59.583

1 What use when I don't know the gender of a person? 2017-07-04T01:31:56.293

1 The usage of "she" and "her" in neutral cases 2017-09-10T20:32:30.447

1 Can I use "She" and "her" for an animal? 2018-01-18T19:34:43.520

1 Which adjective to use for a personification of living being (her/his or its)? 2018-02-04T15:43:40.250

1 How we use 'child and parent vs parents'? 2018-11-04T07:47:08.050

1 Why a truck or a plane is "she"? 2019-06-27T23:39:06.593

1 Which one is more acceptable? 2020-05-09T08:00:44.470

0 Which possessive pronoun for an antecedent 'man' in the generic sense (="humankind") — 'its' or his'? 2014-08-12T13:56:18.273

0 Can we use "him" for an animal in this sentence? 2016-09-29T11:44:02.163

0 Is there a feminine equivalent for the word "houseman"? 2016-09-29T13:26:37.587

0 Everyone, he/she/it? 2018-01-07T16:06:57.223

0 Why do they use "her" for Titanic? 2018-04-08T18:51:24.650

0 Personal pronoun (when the sex is unspecified) 2019-02-26T12:10:11.957

0 Using "her" to refer to the word "child" 2019-06-13T08:35:20.913

0 Is Bob gender neutral? 2019-10-17T11:09:56.657

0 Kimono Master or Mistress for a lady? 2019-12-29T02:28:21.050

0 Are there any differences in the ways of speaking English by men and women? Any typical examples? 2020-07-25T22:28:54.217