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Hello, could you help me with this?

1) Harry´s , Ron´s and Hermione´s mission was..... Do we have to place/say ´s with each of the names? It is their mission. But my doubt is that if I only add it to the last one, someone could misunderstand.

2) Is it ok to say "Many of Harry´s friends....."

Thank you very much.
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It all depends on how you look at it. Is there just ONE mission or do the three people in question each have a different mission?

If there is one mission which the three of them have to undertake then the answer is: 'Harry, Ron and Hermione's mission was to reach the South Pole.'

If, on the other other hand, each of them have different missions; Harry's mission is the South Pole, Ron's the North and Hermione's is Mars, then: Harry's, Ron's and Hermione's missions WERE quite different.

2) is fine!

Regards
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Hi,

I'd like to comment further on this. Emotion: smile

If, on the other other hand, each of them have different missions; Harry's mission is the South Pole, Ron's the North and Hermione's is Mars, then:

Harry's, Ron's and Hermione's missions WERE quite different.

Even here, it's not totally clear whether the three people each had one mission. Possibly some or all of them had more than one misssion.

To be precise about this, you'd need to say something like this.

Harry, Ron and Hermione each had a different mission.

or

Harry, Ron and Hermione each had only one mission. These missions were different.

Best wishes, Clive
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Thank you both for answering.

It refers to only one mission for the three, so I do not have to put the ´s to each of the names, but to the last one. Am I correct?

Thanks
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SopranoI do not have to put the ´s to on each of the names, but to on the last one. Am I correct?
Just put it on the last one. You are correct.

CJ
Thank you for the corrections!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I will put ´s only on the last one.