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    navi tasan is offline Key Member
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    Default and/or part2

    1-Those coats belong to you and to John.
    2-Those coats belong to you and John.

    3-Those coats belong either to you or to John.
    4-Those coats either belong to you or to John.

    5-Those coats belong to you or to John.

    In which case:
    a-All of the coats belong either to you or to John Ithe speaker does not know which is the case)
    b-Some of the coats belong to you and the others to John
    c-All of the coats belong both to you and to John

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    Default Re: and/or part2

    Given the 3 alternative answers you have offered, these statements are ambiguous.

    To get a definite answer you would need to provide more information (context.)

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