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Post Reply What would you rather be called?
Posted 7/12/16
For males
Would you rather be called a boy or a man?
Would you rather be called mr. or sir?

For females
Would you rather be called a girl or a woman?
Would you rather be called ms.(or mrs.) or ma'am?

Personally I prefer man and sir (though I wouldn't mind mr.).
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woman
ms
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In all caps like that?
That's so bold.
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Man (though, honestly, I might just prefer "person")
Sir

"Sir" has always sounded very respectful to me. It gives the one who uses it a sense of humility that almost instantly makes me respect them back.

I've never liked the sound of boy, girl, man, or woman though. The first two sound condescending and the last two almost sound archaically distant. But that's just me being weird.
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Ms.
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I'd rather be called...
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ZavinRoyalheart wrote:

For males
Would you rather be called a boy or a man?

"Guy" is fine for me. "Boy" can come across as pejorative, and "man" is too biological.

Would you rather be called mr. or sir?

"Lord". Nothing less.
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I'd prefer to be called "Your Majesty" or "Kami-sama" but thats just me
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I don't really care about the boy/man part.
But Sir... I like that... "Sir (my name)"... perfect
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ms.?
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girl.

im good with just my name. honorifics/titles make me feel old
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Your Excellency, Star of All Seasons, Your goodness gracious, Grandmaster, etc.
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Posted 7/12/16

ZavinRoyalheart wrote:

For males
Would you rather be called a boy or a man?
Would you rather be called mr. or sir?

For females
Would you rather be called a girl or a woman?
Would you rather be called ms.(or mrs.) or ma'am?

Personally I prefer man and sir (though I wouldn't mind mr.).


Man, but I don't care all that much.

Neither, everyone just calls me by my last name since my first name Kevin is way too common. I suppose if I had to choose one mr.
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