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I am confused about these:

Each of the students is doing _____ homework.

Every students is doing ______ homework.

A. his B. Their

For each sentence, which one should I choose to fill in the blank?

Thanks!
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Marius Hancu
Yoong Liat
I presume the 'his' or 'their' can be used only once.

Each of the students is doing his homework. (Strictly speaking, it should be 'his' or 'her')

Every student is doing their homework. (Strictly speaking, it should be 'his' or 'her'.)

Wrong and not politically correct today.

You can say any of the:

<> Each of the students is doing his homework.

Each of the studentBrEs is doing her homework.

Each of the students is doing his or her homework. [and this is considered by many as being the most politically correct]
However, in modern English, to avoid sexism, 'their' is used. Refer to the definitions of words in the Collins Cobuild English Dictionary for Advanced Learners and you'll see 'their' commonly used with 'Everyone'.
Not quite.

BOTH of "his and her" and "their" are recognized as "gendral neutral" on both sides of the Pond.
It is "one's" which is recognized mostly only in the BrE.
From the BBC:

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