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    confusion over usage of "Those" & "they" appropiatley

    I am often confused between the usage of "Those" and "They" in some particular students. Here is one such example which I came across,

    History will not be written in blood any longer if those/they? Who do the fighting have the right to decide between war and peace.

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    Re: confusion over usage of "Those" & "they" appropiatley

    ***NOT A TEACHER***

    I'd go for "those" (although I'm not entirely sure), but unfortunately, I cannot offer a good explanation, but perhaps someone else can.

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    Re: confusion over usage of "Those" & "they" appropiatley

    Hi,

    I'd also go for "those". Somehow, "they who do the fighting" sounds old-fashioned to me.

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    Please be aware that I'm neither a native English speaker nor a teacher.

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