It is conjectural because it is a hypothesis, a "conjecture" that can only be proven if at some future time evidence is found that supports it.
In 2 Timothy 3: I could relate this mysterious difference to the various heavily researched apparent biological correlates of transgenderincluding unusual variants of the androgen receptor, birth-sex-discordant sizes of various brain regions, birth-sex-discordant responses to various pheromones, high rates of something seemingly like body integrity identity disorderand of course our old friend altered digit ratios.
The masculine bias has not been removed; it has simply been rendered more subtle and therefore more dangerous, because more difficult to discern and expose The word was also used as a form of address to people of high status, in the form "your worship. However, it is appropriate to use present tense for things that are true when the author writes about them and will still be true in the future when the text is read.
As a result of these conditions, many modern translators read the Holy Spirit into passages where it does not actually appear, verses where "spirit" is used to refer to other "spiritual" things.
Some evangelicals, such as D. Moreover, a reader who is familiar with the literature can recognize some of the classic papers by author and date of publication, whereas a citation to item 6 in the bibliography is meaningless until the reader looks at the bibliography.
Solomon says oh God, you are so annoying, who the hell cares whether whales have tiny little hairs or not. Nonetheless, because this second level involves considerably more subjective material, all of us as readers have the responsibility of cautiously weighing his comments before reaching our final conclusion.
Focus the assessment activities on gathering evidence in terms of the main outcome expressed in the title to ensure assessment is integrated rather than fragmented.
The citation for this fact would look something like the following: By taking it to mean "O God," and by putting "is" after the two nouns "throne" and "God" and before the prepositional phrase "forever and ever," they read the verse as, "Your throne, O God, is forever and ever.
The NWT has chosen a less biased word in using obeisance of those kneeling before Jesus. John uses proskuneo in both cases. The message was perfectly clear to first century Jews. This movement has, unlike the Protestant Reformation, really sought to re-invent Christianity from scratch.
Indeed, removing the language which signals sexist bias may result in obscuring that bias beyond conscious recognition, while allowing it to continue to quietly permeate our cultural subconscious The reaction to it has been overwhelmingly negative.
Although the liberal organizations that sponsored the earlier gender-neutral versions plainly avowed their ideological motives for such revisions, advocates of the revised NIV writing for a conservative audience produced some literature 12 that defended some of the changes on scholarly or linguistic grounds alone.
The reason might be different in each case. Reduplication can also be used to express plurality, e. Another source of instability is that people remove their web site from a local Internet Service Provider or university when they move.
If the expression refers to the mediation of creation though Christ, it cannot be saying at the same time that He was created as the first creature. With our "systematic theology" approach to the Bible, we have gone to both the Old and New Testaments to "prove" that Jesus is God and that "holy spirit" is "the Holy Spirit.
Question marks and exclamation points are conventionally placed logically, i.
No matter what anyone may think of the outcome, developing the "J reference" tool required the highest caliber of innovative genius. I use the German abbreviation for number, "Nr.
John is powerfully declaring that Jesus has the nature of God because he uses terminology which identifies Jesus' qualitative character as that of the Almighty.
There is an inclusive 1st person plural pronoun, i. Thus, the New World Translation is just as biased as any other translation in its use of the word "obeisance" in reference to Jesus.
Show all Hide all Example 1 I will argue that assisting developing countries to grow crops, such as tobacco and opium poppies, is not in their best long-term interests.T E RF Position on Trans Healthcare.
In the s, TERFs substantively supported the effort to bring an end to trans health care access.
One TERF operative wrote a government report which led the the revocation of public and private insurance converge of trans medical care. The essential embedded knowledge will be assessed through assessment of the specific outcomes in terms of the stipulated assessment criteria.
Learners can understand and explain that languages have certain features and conventions, which can be manipulated. In English grammar, inclusive "we" is the use of first-person plural pronouns (we, us, ours, ourselves) to evoke a sense of commonality and rapport between a speaker or writer and his or her audience.
Also called the inclusive first-person plural. Sec. Officers. Meetings. Each board of education shall, not later than one month after the date on which the newly elected members take office, elect from its number a chairperson and elect a secretary of such board and may prescribe their duties.
Perhaps the best test for gender-inclusive language is to imagine a diverse group of people reading your paper. Would each reader feel respected? Envisioning your audience is a critical skill in every writing context, and revising with a focus on gendered language is a perfect opportunity to practice.
academic writing (Ivanic ; Kuo ; Tang and John ; Hyland ; Harwoodfor exclusive and inclusive use. The use of exclusive “we” can show the teacher’s authority, by USE OF PERSONAL PRONOUNS IN TWO TYPES OF MONOLOGIC ACADEMIC SPEECH Akiko Okamura Forskjellen mellom DTP og .Download