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    #1

    save the trouble

    Hi all,

    Can I say “Their harsh boss left which saved them the trouble of changing their job”?


    Thanks!


    JY

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    Re: save the trouble

    NOT A TEACHER

    It sounds fine to me.
    Last edited by Chicken Sandwich; 29-Aug-2012 at 12:21.

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    Re: save the trouble

    '...their jobs'.

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    Re: save the trouble

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    '...their jobs'.
    But I thought that if each person had one job, it's OK to say "their job". Like in this headline, 'Most UK workers ‘would like to change their job’ ( Most UK workers ‘would like to change their job’ | Silent Edge ). Is my idea wrong?
    Last edited by Chicken Sandwich; 29-Aug-2012 at 13:05.

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