You or one ?

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whl626

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Each cigarette which a person smokes does some harm; and eventually you may get a serious disease from its effects.

you => one

" One " should be the choice in this sentence instead, right ?
 

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whl626 said:
Each cigarette which a person smokes does some harm; and eventually you may get a serious disease from its effects.

you => one

" One " should be the choice in this sentence instead, right ?

If it's in reference to second-hand smoke, then I'd use "you":

Each cigarette a person smokes does some harm (to you) and eventually you may get a serious disease from its effects.

If it's not in reference to second-hand smoke, then I'd use "s/he"/"one". :D
 
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