Pronouns - Exercise: Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement Rewrite...

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Exercise: Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement Rewrite each sentence making each pronoun agree with its antecedent. 1. My main writing problem is wording my ideas so it sounds good. Pronoun: it (singular) Antecedent: ideas (plural) Revised: My main writing problem is wording my ideas so they sound good. 2. If a person is considering cellular service, they are likely to consider these two companies because they are both in the business of selling this service. Pronoun: they (plural) Antecedent: a person (singular) Revised: If a person is considering cellular service, he or she is likely to consider these two companies because they both sell this service. or A person considering cellular service is likely to consider these two companies because they both sell this service. 3. A good communicator must also know different ways to get their message across. Pronoun: their (plural) Antecedent: a good communicator (singular) Revised: A good communicator must also know different ways to get his or her
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2011 for the course COMM 2290 taught by Professor All during the Spring '11 term at Saint Mary's University Texas.

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Pronouns - Exercise: Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement Rewrite...

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