One Of The Nicest Critical Letters I’ve Ever Had

From: D Sent: Sunday, November 25, 2018 2:08 PM To: wblock@loyno.edu Subject: Disparaging Somebody etc. Dear Professor, I am reluctant to write as I really appreciate your intelligence and insight, and I have learned so much from your essays that don’t wish to appear ungrateful; however, I want to comment on your English grammar pronouncement. Specifically, your admonition to your correspondent to reword the phrase “disparaging somebody on the basis of their skin color, sexual orientation, gender identity” to avoid singular they is not a matter of grammar. The linguists at U Penn and their colleagues have an internet site … Continue reading One Of The Nicest Critical Letters I’ve Ever Had