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    Singular "everyone" with plural subordinate clause

    My friend has asked me about this sentence which sounds correct to me. "Everyone" is singular so the verb is a third person singular form with "s" But the subordinate clause has a plural verb which my friend questions. He believes it also should be singular but I believe it is fine. What is your opinion, please?

    Everyone loves their mother, when they are a child.

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    Re: Singular "everyone" with plural subordinate clause

    Welcome!

    Have a look at this Wikipedia article: Singular they - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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