ottertee at silverwinggraphics.com
Thu Dec 4 11:07:58 EST 2003
On Thursday, December 4, 2003, at 08:58 AM, deborah wrote:
> On Thu, 4 Dec 2003, Otter Perry wrote:
> |I use 'they/their' if I can't get around it. So I might actually
> |'a student handed in their homework.' I almost certainly
> |wouldn't write 'a student handed in its homework.'
> Ah, but I might write "the student handed in homework," or "each
> handed in his or her own homework," or "all the students handed in
> homework". Depending on which was appropriate for the situation.
I avoid it, too, if I can.
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