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? asked in 社會與文化語言 · 1 decade ago

有哪些英文沒有性別歧視的字眼?

有哪些英文沒有性別歧視的字眼?

例如: policeman ->現在改成 police officer

請給我15個以上的例子

要有以前和現在不同稱法的對照唷!!

謝謝@@

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  • Caesar
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    barman or barmaid → bartender 酒保

    cameraman → camera operator 攝影師

    chairman → chairperson 主席

    Congressman → Congressional representative 國會代表

    cowboy → rancher 牧場工作者

    fireman → firefighter 消防員

    first baseman → first base player 一壘手

    garbage man → garbage collector 垃圾清理員

    gunman → shooter 射手

    mailman → mail carrier, letter carrier, or post worker 郵差

    man-hour → person-hour 人員作業時間

    man-made → synthetic 人造的

    manpower → workforce 勞動力

    milkman → milk vendor 販售牛奶者

    newsman or newswoman→ newscaster 新聞記者

    newspaper boy or newspaper girl → newspaper deliverer 報童

    repairman → repairer 維修員

    salesman or saleswoman → salesperson 銷售員

    steward or stewardess → flight attendant 空服員

    snowman → snowperson 雪人

    waiter or waitress→ server 侍者

    wife or husband → spouse 配偶

    希望有幫上版大的忙喔 ~^_^~

  • Kuang
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    再補充一個:

    anchorman男主播 / anchorwoman女主播 → anchorperson(不區分性別的)主播

  • ?
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    businessman→businessperson商人

    chairman→chairperson/chair主席

    fireman→firefighter消防人員

    mailman→mail carrier郵務員

    policeman→police officer警員

    waiter/waitress→server服務人員

    stewardess→flight attendant空服員

    American Indian→Native American美國原住民

    black(in the U.S.)→African-American非裔美國人

    Oriental(in the U.S.)Asian-American亞裔美國人

    Source(s): 高中課本
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