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Offline azz

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pronouns
« on: October 09, 2021, 06:50:17 am »
Who is the manager?
a. It is the tall lady who left the room a few minutes ago.
b. She is the tall lady who left the room a few minutes ago.


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Who is the manager?
c. It is one of the owner's cousins.
d, He or she  is one of the owner's cousins.


Are (a), (b), (c) and (d) correct in these contexts?


Many thanks.
« Last Edit: October 09, 2021, 07:06:13 am by azz »

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Re: pronouns
« Reply #1 on: October 09, 2021, 09:21:23 am »
Yes. Personally I would use he/she but all are acceptable.
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