[Grammar] She responded to their decision by her threatening to quit.

yi-ing

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Do the following sentences have the same meaning? Which one is better?

She
responded to their decision by her threatening to quit.

She responded to their decision by threatening to quit.

 

yi-ing

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I think I used wrong pronoun. How about the following?
I am confused who threatened and who was threatened.


"She
responded to their decision by their threatening to quit."
 

emsr2d2

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That's ungrammatical so it means nothing.
 
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