Re: Clear Commuknication: was: Re: I'm Really Not Dead
- Date: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 20:18:04 +0100
- From: "Jim Fisher" <ejf@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Clear Commuknication: was: Re: I'm Really Not Dead
On 21 Jun 2017 at 23:04, Joy Beeson wrote:
> On Tue, 13 Jun 2017 16:39:34 -0400, "Wolf K." <wolfmac@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > "They" as a the generic, non-specific personal pronoun has been around
> > for centuries.
> And it has been a confusing abomination all that time.
We need a new pronoun to match the French "on", which covers the singular case
which was under discussion and the general plural as in "they say that ..."
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