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Appropriate Explanations;

LESBIAN - A woman who has or wants to have a loving relationship with another woman

GAY - A man who has or wants to have a loving relationship with another man.  Sometimes this term is also used to refer to lesbians.

BISEXUAL - A person who can have or wants to have a loving relationship with either a man or a woman.

TRANSGENDER - A person who was born with the characteristics of a boy/girl but deep inside they feel like they are a different gender and want to live their life as that gender.

HETROSEXUAL - A man who has or wants to have a loving relationship with a woman or a woman who has or wants to have a loving relationship with a man.

HOMOPHOBIC BULLYING - When people hurt others (verbally, psychologically, physically, cyber bullying etc) because they are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender or because people think they are.

TRANSPHOBIC BULLYING - When people hurt others (verbally, psychologically, physically, cyber bullying etc) because they are transgender or because people think they are.

LGBT - An acronym used to refer to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities.

HOMOSEXUAL - This is another term for gay or lesbian, usually used in scientific or medical references.  LGB people generally prefer the terms lesbian, gay or bisexual to be used.