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    What is the object pronoun of 'a pair of shoes"?

    Dear Sir,

    Mum gave my sister a pair of sports shoes.
    She loves ________ very much!

    What is the best object pronoun, it or them?

    Thanks!

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    Last edited by Delphine; 13-May-2014 at 10:00. Reason: wrong title

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    Re: What is the object pronoun of 'a pair of shoes"?

    Quote Originally Posted by Delphine View Post
    Dear Sir, Unnecessary and inappropriate. Female teachers are reading this.

    Mum gave my sister a pair of sports shoes.
    She loves ________ very much!

    What is the best object pronoun, it or them?
    First tell us what you think, Delphine.

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    Re: What is the object pronoun of 'a pair of shoes"?

    I think "them" is better and easy to understand, but someone may argue that 'it' is OK since it refers to "a pair".

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    Re: What is the object pronoun of 'a pair of shoes"?

    "them" is correct.

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