Ходжа Н. (hojja_nusreddin) wrote,
Ходжа Н.
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Кастрацыя языка (Gender-Specific Language :)

Although the marked word or phrase may be acceptable in some situations, consider the suggestion that includes both men and women.

Instead of: They designed the cooking class for housewives.
Consider: They designed the cooking class for homemakers.

Instead of: Have you seen the stewardess?
Consider: Have you seen the flight attendant?
Or consider: Have you seen the steward?

Instead of: policeman.
Consider: police officer.
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