Sexism and the English language

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Diposkan 12 October 2018
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Durasi video: 2 Min. 57 dtk.
Deskripsi
Sexism is rife in language. A woman may be described as “bossy”, while a man is more likely to be “assertive”. The Economist's language expert Lane Greene explores the gender stereotypes used in everyday speech.
Kata yang direkomendasikan
an airhead - airhead
articulate - pandai berbicara
assertive - tegas
to associate - menghubungkan
to avoid - menghindari
based on - berdasarkan
bossy - bertonjol
bubbly - penuh gelembung
a characteristic - ciri
common - umum
to convey - menyampaikan
to describe - menggambarkan
to determine - menentukan
evocative - menggugah
feisty - penuh semangat
figurative - bersifat kiasan
to gossip - bergunjing
in other words - alias
language - bahasa
an offense - pelanggaran
percent of the time - persen waktu
shade - naungan
a stereotype - stereotip
that is why - itulah sebabnya
vivacious - lincah
work of fiction - karya fiksi