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Is it grammatically correct to say you and John?
Barbara should say, “You and John are invited” because all pronouns (except “I” and “me”) normally come before the noun in compounds: Compound subject: You and Squiggly should give up chocolate. Compound subject: She and Bob worked out on the treadmill. Compound object: Aardvark sent you and Juan two broccoli recipes.
How do you use yourself and another person in a sentence?
So, to answer your question, you only use “myself and someone else in a sentence” when you are the subject of the verb and you and someone else are also the object: “I made dinner for my wife and myself.”
Which is correct you and Bob or Bob and you?
1 Answer. The rule here is very simple: the correct word is the one you’d use if there were no “Bob” involved — so “I went to the store” becomes “Bob and I went to the store,” and “She kissed me” becomes “She kissed Bob and me.”
Does myself come first or second?
Idiomatically, people probably use me or myself more often than I there – but if they do use I, it’s nearly always in the final position (whereas me tends to come first, and myself works fine in either position). It is considered polite when giving a list of people that includes yourself, to put yourself last.
Do you mind my opening the window meaning?
“Do you mind me opening the window” places a subtle emphasis on the speaker, and is essentially asking if *you* bother them (when doing a certain thing).
Do you mind open the window?
Would you mind if I opened the window? This is the most grammatically correct usage. You should use this.
How to describe a time when you helped someone?
IELTS Cue Card/ Candidate Task Card # 1 Describe a time when you helped someone. You should say: whom you helped and why; how you helped this person; what the result was; and explain how you felt about helping this person. [You will have to talk about the topic for one to two minutes. You have one minute to think about what you are going to say.
When do you give advice to a person?
Well, giving and asking for advice is very common in my tradition. This shows respect and love for each other. I usually give advice whenever somebody asks me. But here i would like to talk about a time when I gave advice to my sister. I remember that last year, my sister called me and gave me the good news.
Do you have one minute to think about what you are going to say?
You have one minute to think about what you are going to say. You can make some notes to help you if you wish.] First of all, I would like to take the opportunity to thank you for this great topic.