Most people understand the most well-known prefixes – add “homo” or “hetero” to “sexual,” and you get what that means. But many people don’t know that there are lots more prefixes in addition to the most common ones.
You might think it’s too much to have all these different words – why all the labels?
Dr. Doe’s got a great answer and a clear explanation for a range of sexual identities. Which words, if any, describe your identity?
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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