The lawyer called their clients.


Grammarly gives the following sentence a score of 100 of 100:

"The lawyer called their clients."

How is this a correct sentence?

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The lawyer called his clients.
asked Aug 20 '12 at 18:23 Geordan Logan New member

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Its not.


Although I just play here, I feel it it necessary to remind people that Grammarly is just software, and English is an extremely complex language with a huge vocabulary. This complexity means no software today is able to catch 100% of errors. In my own experience, I'd say Grammarly catches about 80% of your errors and still has a fairly high percentage of "false positives."


Your sentence is fairly straightforward, and I'm surprised Grammarly did not catch the problem. You should contact Grammarly Support (they do not read this forum) at the link on the bottom of this page. 

link comment edited Aug 20 '12 at 20:08 Jeff Pribyl Grammarly Fellow

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