Questões de Inglês - Listening/Speaking
Questão 89 718968UFG 2009/2
Leia a anedota.
Mr. or Mrs. Computer
Is your computer male or female? As you are aware, ships have long been characterized as being female (e.g., “There she goes!”). Recently, a group of computer scientists (all males) announced that computers should also be referred to as being female. Their reasons for drawing this conclusion follow:
1. No one but the Creator understand their internal logic.
2. The native language they use to communicate with other computers is incomprehensible to everyone else.
Disponível em: <http://jokes.comedycentral.com/random_joke.aspx? joke_id=880&cat_id=37>. Acesso em: 16 mar. 2009. (Adaptado).
A anedota está fundamentada no preconceito de que as mulheres