Tag: terminology

What Did You Say? Trans and sex terminology

| Feb 22, 2021 | Reply

Chrissy Gann uses her post today to provide a comprehensive list of words used when talking about transgender issues, gender identity and gender expression. This is the culmination of an effort to compile as many different words spread over many sources and to define those words. Some of the definitions may be off base and you may not agree with Chrissy’s interpretation of the word’s meaning. TGForum may not agree with some. The compilation and interpretation is all Chrissy’s.

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Who’s On First*

| Jan 18, 2016 | Reply

Dallas Denny has written a piece on the confusion that can arise when gender specific pronouns are avoided. She feels that the world needs new pronouns to replace the old ones because when people start referring to other people as “they” or “them” instead of “her’s” or “his” the potential for increased misunderstanding grows greater. She likens it to the old Abbot &* Costello routine Who’s On First?

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