Gap Fill - Gender-neutral Language - Level 5


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An Australian university has asked staff to avoid using words related to gender. The Gender Institute issued a of replacements for words like 'mother' and 'father'. This is part of an to encourage more gender-neutral language. The list includes using the term 'gestational parent' of 'mother,' and 'non-birthing parent' in of 'father'. The institute's says the words 'mother' and 'father' exclude non- people. These are people who identify as being male nor female. They feel unrepresented because of words.

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