American Dialect Society Recognizes the Singular ‘They’

gender neutralSo I’m only about 16 months ahead of the curve! Fascinating turn of events in the grammar world (where there aren’t many…) as the American Dialect Society gives its stamp of approval to the use of the singular, gender-neutral pronoun “they.”

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/31/fashion/pronoun-confusion-sexual-fluidity.html?smprod=nytcore-ipad&smid=nytcore-ipad-share

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