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Unit 11: Lesson 3

Writing: Grammar

Pronoun clarity | Quick guide

What is pronoun clarity?

What's on the test?

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  • blobby green style avatar for user duretiassefa
    Wouldn't "vase" be repeated in the last example after it's corrected?
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    • piceratops ultimate style avatar for user Hecretary Bird
      It is true that the corrected sentence doesn't flow as well because "vase" is repeated twice, but this isn't redundant. Without the second "vase", we wouldn't know if the vase or the table shattered, so the sentence would be unclear.
      A nicer-looking way of rewriting the sentence wihout repeating vase could be:
      When Ana set it down on the glass table, the vase shattered.
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  • piceratops seed style avatar for user Charles Delhomme
    i dont have any question
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  • blobby green style avatar for user jay.hayes1
    i dont have any questions for this one
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  • blobby green style avatar for user Raphael Attah
    How will one know the noun that they are referring to?
    Like in the first question, we all know that few people used typewriter at the late 20th century. What if we do not know. Then how will we chose between the computer and the typewriter?
    Thanks
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