26 Jan 2016

Oxford Dictionaries accused of sexism

From Checkpoint, 6:26 pm on 26 January 2016

Oxford Dictionaries have come under fire on social media amid accusations of sexism in its example sentences. A Canadian anthropologist tweeted the publisher last week about the sentences - which include 'a nagging wife' for the word 'nagging' and 'her high, grating voice', for 'grating'.