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Aug 25, 2016 “You and I” / “you and me” in English The second example is not strictly speaking wrong (it is widespread to use “you and me” this way), it’s just colloquial and should be avoided in formal speech and formal writing.. If “you and I” is an object (i.e. the action is being done to it), the correct form is “you and me”: I or me.
Using I or Me in a Sentence — Mystery Shopper's Manual
Nov 04, 2019 I vs. Me: What’s the Difference? - Writing Explained We can all remember our English teachers saying “always use you and I; never use you and me.” (I even said this above.) You and I went swimming.-not-You and me went swimming. When teachers say this, however, they mean never to use you and me as a subject. In the phrase between you and me, me is correct because it is in the place of an object. I vs. Me (Review) - Grammar and Punctuation
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Using I or Me in a Sentence — Mystery Shopper's Manual However, that answer does not help if you do not know the difference between a subject or object, or just do not want to translate that way. There is an easier way to know when to use “I” and when to use “me.” Most of us are fine when we are the only ones in the sentence. When to use “I” vs. “me” FirstEditing™ Even the native English speakers commonly make mistakes when it comes to using “I” and “me” in sentences. This is such a prevalent issue, that it is not uncommon to even find the wrong usage in formal writing or on TV. However, there is a simple way to decide when “I” or “me” should be used, which then equally applies to “we” vs. “us,” “he” vs. “him,” or “she I and Me, We and Us - Jefferson County Public Schools I and Me, We and Us Second Grade Grammar I and Me Use I in the subject part of a sentence. Jon and I had spaghetti for supper. Use me in the predicate part of a sentence. Do you want to come with me? Always use yourself last when you talk about yourself and another person. We and Us Use we and us when you talk about yourself and another person. Should I use you and me or you and I? | Ask The Editor