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    me vs. mine

    Teacher,
    Are these two sentences both correct?
    This is a photo of me as a baby.
    This is a photo of mine as a baby.

    Many thanks

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    #2

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    This is baby me

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    #3

    Re: me vs. mine

    I also say me.

    Mine were right if the sentence would be:
    This is a photo of a baby of mine.
    (This means it's one of your babies.)

    P.S: I'm not sure if the sentence is fully okay, but the mine should be right in this case.

    Cheers!

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    Re: me vs. mine

    Quote Originally Posted by Nightmare85 View Post
    I also say me.

    Mine were right if the sentence would be:
    This is a photo of a baby of mine.
    (This means it's one of your babies.)

    P.S: I'm not sure if the sentence is fully okay, but the mine should be right in this case.

    Cheers!
    Mine would be right if the sentence were:


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    #5

    Re: me vs. mine

    Your first sentence is good English; the second is not.

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    Re: me vs. mine

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    Mine would be right if the sentence were:
    Thanks for the hint.

    Damn

    Cheers!

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