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6 Sep 2020 — Whosever

 

How would you edit this?

 

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Whosever's microphone is on, please turn it off.

 

Select and read each of the possible edits.
 

1.

Whosever's microphone is on, please turn it off.

2.

Whosever microphone is on, please turn it off.

3.

Whoever's microphone is on, please turn it off

4.

Whosoever left their microphone on, please turn it off

 

GLOSSARY

genitive (N/Adj) — in grammar the possessive form See Genitive Noun Forms.

interrogative (N/Adg) – in grammar, a word used to form a question (e.g., who, what, where, why, when, how). See Interrogative Pronouns.

lose favor (idiom) – become less popular or less preferred

 

SOURCES

  • "whosever." Mirriam-Webster. merriam-webster.com/dictionary/whosever.
  • "who(so)ever, whom(so)ever, whoso(ever), whomso(ever), C. Possessives." Garner's Modern American Usage. By Bryan A. Garner, 3rd ed., Oxford UP, 2009.

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