SAT English- Grammar

Problem

Find, name, and correct the error in the sentence below:

Everyone has their own idea about parenting; it’s a hot topic.

Solution

This sentence has a pronoun error. Everyone is a singular subject, thus the pronoun their should be his or her.

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