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Which one is true when the gender of the person is not accurate?

The writer must state his/her own opinions in the paper

The writer must state its own opinions in the paper

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Your options are:

  1. to use the singular their

The writer must state their opinions in the paper.

  1. to repeat his/her

The writer must state his/her opinion in the paper.

  1. to write around it

The writer's opinion must be stated in the paper.

  1. Don't use its

unless the text has been composed by a computer, bot etc.

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