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Posted By: leeneia
29-Oct-20 - 12:44 PM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
I like the "They are pregnant" usage. In a society where thousands of newborns go unacknowledged by their fathers, the usage gives the father credit for being involved with and caring for his child.