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Is this sentence grammatically correct?
The cat belongs to my daughter, so my husband insisted that she offer them for adoption.
- RPLv 72 months agoFavorite Answer
No. If "them" is correct, there must be more than one cat, but, if there is only one cat, then it, her, or him should be substituted for "them." With either of those corrections, it would be correct.
- FinLv 42 months ago
The cat belongs to my daughter, so my husband insisted that she offer it up for adoption.
Cat is singular and thought of as neutral noun, unless the gender was previously identified, so you want to use the pronoun, 'it'. when referred to again. Them is a plural pronoun.