“The Trends That May End the ‘Y’all’ Versus ‘You Guys’ Debate”

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What do Lil Nas X and I have in common?  A love for the word y’all!

In this article in Quartz, I explain feminist reactions to ‘you guys’ and give my take on the cultural and linguistic promise of the word y’all, as well as potential challenges to its widespread adoption.

 

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