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    There / their

    Hi,

    Could you clarify if any of the following sentences are correct.

    The toilets receive there main thorough clean during the night shift.

    The toilets receive their main thorough clean during the night shift.

    Thanks

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    Re: There / their

    Quote Originally Posted by Jambo View Post
    Hi,

    Could you clarify if any of the following sentences are correct.

    The toilets receive there main thorough clean during the night shift.

    Incorrect. "There" is an adverb of place. For example "Put it down over there."

    The toilets receive their main thorough clean during the night shift.

    Correct.

    Thanks
    Welcome to the forum Jambo. You might like to revisit the About Me section of your profile. It does not seem as if it can all be correct as it is currently written.

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    Re: There / their

    Thanks probus that's cleared up a discussion point, I thought I was correct. Cheers!

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