Is "mine" OK here?


Her life seemed to flow effortlessly while mine swam against the current.

asked May 01 '13 at 19:48 Susan New member

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This is fine, Susan. You could also replace 'mine' with 'my life'.

link comment answered May 01 '13 at 21:02 Lewis Neidhardt Grammarly Fellow

Mine is a possessive pronoun and it can be used as a subject of a sentence.  Your sentnce is correct.

Mine is on the table.

link comment answered May 02 '13 at 17:05 Z. A. Jazley Contributor

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