Originally Posted by Suhail
In French, the nouns are either male or female; unlike in English where there is also "it". Also in the English diploma request, there are no questions for masculine or feminine. So, I am guessing this refers to the diploma. Anyone who has ordered a diploma in French can help. Please
The point is that most of the nouns appearing in the diploma refer to YOU
. Do you want the diploma referring to you as a man or a woman? This isn't really an issue in English since phrases like, say, "an associate" are gender-neutral, but they have gender-specific forms in French.