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Top tips to write well: Tip Five:Avoid awkward “his/her” and “he/she” gender constructions

Here are our favourite tips for good writing

Tip Five:Avoid awkward “his/her” and “he/she” gender constructions

Awkward: The researcher must provide evidence for his or her arguments.

To avoid using his/her and he/she in academic writing you can:


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