Web lists-archives.com

Re: I'm Really Not Dead

On 2017-06-13 15:29, The Real Bev wrote:
"They" is NOT the proper pronoun.  Better:  "Approaching the fearful
precipice, one wonders what waits..."  I wish somebody would come up
with a proper 'him/her' substitute.  Until then we have to work around
the need for it.

"They" as a the generic, non-specific personal pronoun has been around for centuries.

And there's no need for 'their' before dormition either.  Nice word.
Did you make it up?  If so, you spelled it correctly!


Wolf K.
"No keyboard present. Press F1 to continue."
general mailing list