Plural version of "Try one's hand" at?

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Hi,

I've heard of the phrase: To try my hand at (swimming, dancing, etc). Can we say this in reference to more than one person? Example: "Several poets have tried their hands at haiku" or would it be more appropriate to say "Several poets have tried their hand at haiku" ?

 

Thanks for any advice you can offer!

tried-my-hand-at asked Apr 18 '13 at 22:04 Sheree New member

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Several poets tried their hands at it

 

Each poet tried their hand at it

link comment answered Apr 20 '13 at 13:15 Wallid Fielding New member

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