2

John has three jars.

He decided to sell them.

Or

He decided to sell that.

What is the difference between these two sentences?

2

He decided to sell them.

PRONOUN

1 [third person plural] Used as the object of a verb or preposition to refer to two or more people or things previously mentioned or easily identified. ‘I bathed the kids and read them stories’

You would use it for a singular item in the same structure.

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