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    #1

    his family

    1) If you kill his family, he will kill yours.

    Could that be used instead of:
    a) If you kill members of his family, he will kill your family.

    I think '1' means
    b) If you kill all his family, he will kill all your family.

    Gratefully,
    Navi.

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    Re: his family

    B is correct. A is not.
    I am not a teacher.

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