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Hello - In the sentence: "John and michael, each in his own way, changed the structure of the plans" - Do we say "each in his own way" or "each in their own way"? And what happens when "in in his/their own way introduces the sentence"?
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Hello.

«Do we say "each in his own way" or "each in their own way"?»

I think both variants would do, however if the names were Jain (a woman) and Michael (a man), you would have to use "their" to make a gender-neutral reference!

«And what happens when "in in his/their own way introduces the sentence"?»

If you mean what it'd mean without the "each" (They did it in their own way), it would then say that they did it in their own (common!) way (together, probably)...
AnonymousHello - In the sentence: "John and michael, each in his own way, changed the structure of the plans" - Do we say "each in his own way" or "each in their own way"? And what happens when "in in his/their own way introduces the sentence"?
I'd write: "John and Michael, each in his own way, changed the structure of the plans" since both of them are males.

However, if one of the persons is a female and the other male, then use 'each in their own way' if you do not want to be appear to be sexist.

Strictly speaking, you should write "Michael and Mary, each in his/her own way, changed the structure of the plans."