A system of grammatical gender, whereby every noun was treated as either
masculine, feminine or neuter, existed in Old English, but fell out of use during
the Middle English period. Modern English r...
Direct Object,Indirect Object,Object of the Preposition and Object Complement ....
A noun that refers to sexless objects? A noun for a sexless object is a neuter ...
descriptive properties of the denoted object, like being elongated, or flat, or liquid,
and so ...... addition to being a noun and a CVC syllable, refers to a purring
mammal, ..... sexless entities, are all feminine as far as determiner selection and ...
Two questions: what do you call a noun that refers to sexless objects (like cup,
book) and (2) what do you call a noun that consists of several words (like Fourth ...
Jan 1, 2014 ... A system of grammatical gender, whereby every noun was treated as ... others (
such as it) for sexless objects – although feminine pronouns ...
Jun 10, 2012 ... I thought the sloppy use of "their" to refer to singular people was restricted .... In
English, we need to either create a singular sexless pronoun, or to use ..... in that
in both those languages "a sentence is a collection of nouns adverbs, ... If
someone objects that the teen may be a girl I say mascul...
3. sexless or giving no indication of sex: a neuter sort of name. .... Noun, 1. neuter
- a gender that refers chiefly (but not exclusively) to inanimate objects (neither ...
Jan 31, 2016 ... The bible refers to it as masculine, but the Talmud as feminine. ... It's very
liberating to think of an object as sexless, don't you think?
Keywords: neuter gender, neutral agreement, noun class systems, lexicon,
nominal ... expletive subject and to refer to situations. A different pattern is .....
objects to be referred to with a pronoun agreeing with the language's words for. '
thing is whether a noun refers to a human or to a non-human, irrespective of the
gender ... even when the conjuncts refer to sexless objects or abstractions.