Example #2 (singular precursor closer to the pronoun): The following information can help you choose the right pronoun. A reference pronoun corresponds to his antecedent personnel name. 1. As precursors, the indeterminate pronouns below ALWAYS take a singular pronoun speaker. Look at them carefully. You can find help to avoid sexist distortions in the choice of pronouns by avoiding distortions. 3. The names of plural groups, which mean two or more groups, adopt plural reference pronouns. In this sentence, he is the precursor of the reference pronoun.
C. A singular precursor followed by a plural precursor Since they can describe either the group as A SINGLE ENTITY (a single singular) or the individuals of the group (more than one plural), these nouns as precursors present particular problems. However, the following guidelines can help us determine which reference pronoun corresponds to these noun antecedents.