How to Pronounce gay?

Correct pronunciation for the word "gay" is [ɡˈe͡ɪ], [ɡˈe‍ɪ], [ɡ_ˈeɪ].

"Gay" in context

The concept of 'gay' has been around for centuries, although it is only relatively recently that it has become more widespread in the public consciousness. In general, the term 'gay' is used to refer to people who are attracted to people of the same sex. This is an umbrella term which includes people who identify as lesbian, bisexual, and transgender. Being gay is a fundamental part of who many people are and it should be respected and accepted by society.

Research shows that LGBT people often suffer from discrimination, marginalisation and hate crimes. Homophobia is still very much a problem in society and the fight for LGBT rights is ongoing.

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