On 2015-09-22 20:33, Andrew Dunstan wrote:
now some reactionaries and misogynists are fighting to maintain that somewhat latter day rule.
That's almost as offensive a qualification as 'feminazi', don't you agree?
And it rather makes the gender-avoidance sound as a political-correctness undertaking which, by the way, was not the reason I objected to it. (It just sounded strange to me (and apparently a few others too))
Most likely the original author never thought about giving offence. And most likely he never did give offence.
And as I said earlier: to me it's enough that a few native speakers have said this is the way it should be.
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