Vocabulary Topic – Employment – Equal pay

Collocation Example
Feminist theory Many women discuss feminist theory and the differences in why women are oppressed the way they are.
Gender equality Gender equality is an issue we have been struggling with in the world for centuries and has yet to be fixed completely.
Equal pay Men and women do not always receive equal pay in the workplace even when they are doing the same work.
Balancing responsibilities Some men believe that women have trouble balancing responsibilities involving the home and the workplace and therefore cannot do both things.
Empower women We must empower women to achieve their goals no matter how big they are in order to see gender equality succeed.
Affirmative action Affirmative action involves choosing someone for a job based on their race or gender as opposed to their skills alone.
Male entitlement Male entitlement is a problem in today’s society because men have been raised to think they are in control of everything.
Patriarchal society Many countries in the world revolve around the idea of a patriarchal society where the male leads the household and make the decisions.
Equally beneficial Gender equality proves to be equally beneficial to both men and women in the long run.