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    Women&Men vs Female&Male

    Could you explain me, please, the difference between words "women"&"men" and "female"&"male" and when words "female" and "male" will be more appropriate?

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    Re: Women&Men vs Female&Male

    Quote Originally Posted by Mary_Poppins View Post
    Could you explain to me, please, the difference between words "women and men" and "female and male" and when words "female" and "male" are more appropriate?
    'Women and men' are used specifically for human adults. The words are nouns.

    'Female and male' differentiate the gender of all species. The words can be nouns or adjectives.

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