a way of making history souns interesting

Sarah-Betty

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Although history books tend to be a little bit boring, it was my history teacher who always had a way of making history sound interesting, and that really worked for us.

Can we use "it" instead of "history" or would it be wrong?
 
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Raymott

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It would be wrong. It would probably be understood, but 'it' would have no unambiguous referent. 'It' could refer to the history book that you were using.
 

Rover_KE

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As you've already used 'history' twice in that sentence, you should say '... a way of making the subject sound interesting.'
 
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