TSI Writing: Matching Pronouns to their References
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Select the best version of the italicized part of the sentence. If you think the original sentence is best, choose the first answer.
In most countries around the world, they have laws that allow women to serve in the military.
|Writing Assessment||Pronouns Agreement|
itself if it's not referring to any previously stated now
and well there's a good chance it's not the answer
we're looking for right Well the first part of sense
is a dependent clause meaning it can't stand on its
own you know like cheese So our best answer choice
here isn't it independent clause that doesn't have a reference
less pronoun right So it's there are laws that allow
women to serve in the military It's d we're all
about equality here it's come up in its many forms
What's not equal here however is the pronoun in this
sense the ambiguous they doesn't tell us what's being described
right and be there Well this isn't just about throwing
in a noun like in sea and calling it a
day The laws that allow women to serve in the
military is a dependent clause and sadly too dependent clauses
Well they don't make a full sentence So that's it
it's d and yeah we're shmoop