Language and gender

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  • Created on: 14-03-16 18:04
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  • Language and gender
    • 60% of women said emoji was sexist.
      • 70% of women said it did not represent their activities.
    • Fishman
      • Men talk more then women.
    • Zimmerman and West
      • Men interrupt more than women
    • Tannen
      • Status vs support
    • Peter Trudgill
      • Men use more non standard featured than women.
    • Lakoff
      • Women more polite than men
      • Women observe colour in more detail.
      • Women tell less jokes
    • Many marked terms- 'female doctor'
      • 'Male nurse'
    • Male suffix more common


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