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Is the double pronoun "it mine" correct in "You did it your way, now let me do it mine"?

The sentence is correct as you heard it on the TV show. I don't know the context, so I can't say if it is a dummy pronoun or a personal pronoun referring to a particular action. It is the direct ...
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Should I prefer "my" or "our" when the object (a kid, a house) is "co-owned" by two people both present?

If another person who shares possession is also present then it is customary to use "our" instead of "my". In the case that a husband and wife are both present and the husband says ...
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