[Original publication date: Oct. 21, 2011]
First things first. Yes, I know “female” is also a noun. It’s not necessary to bust out the Merriam-Webster to prove me wrong. I have a few editions of my own. But all technicalities aside, language is a living, ever-changing entity, and how we choose to use words is important. They have meaning beyond what the dictionary tells us, and they have power. Read More “Female” is an Adjective: You Got Your Grammar in My Feminism!