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Dean of the House

Discussion in 'Political Debate & Discussion' started by Salty, Nov 6, 2010.

  1. Salty

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    Longest serving member and nothing.
     
  3. Bro. Curtis

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    What spelling mistake did you correct ? I think he used the proper spelling, and your correction is wrong.
     
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    He went from singular "Dean of the House" to a plural pronoun.
     
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    At first glance, I thought it was a group, not a single person.
     
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    I do not use "he or she" thus I use "their" when the gender is unknown. If the "English-PC police" can make changes to the lanuage, then so can I
     
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    Longest serving member is correct
    Duties - incorrect - they swear in the Speaker of the House
     
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