# LAL

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is saying this right:

theirs

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That house is theirs.

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is this sentence correct

either alan or john will collect signatures for THEIRS petition on tuesday

or is it HIS

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The correct word in this sentence is HIS.

The construction of "either . . . or" is singular so a singular pronoun is used.

However, if the subject was plural and said, then --

Alan and John will collect signatures for THEIR peitition on Tuesday.

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is it his

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Yes.

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