Please let me know which is the correct answer?

  1. Everyone must do one's duty.

(a) his (b) everyone's (c) their (d) No improvement

I believe option a is the correct answer.

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    These days it is the singular gender-neutral (c) their. Mar 9, 2020 at 11:25

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The most common usage is (c) but if the audience is all male or it's an archaic context, you will likely see (a).


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