Re: [Czechlist] Re: TERM: they (was: vsadit)
> Using "she" as a generic pronoun runs into its own problems, because Ifind
> people of both genders who try to mix their pronouns wind up using "she"to
> refer to good people, and "he" to refer to bad people. You'll get thingsthen
> like, "A child who is cooperative in school and does her work...," and
> in the next sentence, "But an uncooperative or delinquent child willdisrupt
> the concentration of his classmates..." The generic bad person is almostIt's like in Hollywood films when the goodies are played by Americans and
> never called "she" by these pronoun mixers.
the baddies by "Brits".