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    Nicky_K is offline Junior Member
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    Default Question plural/singular form

    Hello!


    Could I say so:

    We could not be someone else.

    My doubts are:

    we - plural form.
    someone - singular.
    Are they match each other?
    Or how can I match them by rephrasing the sentence?

    If this sentence is correct, what is better 'someone' or 'somebody'?
    'Someone' seems to me to be "more singular" as 'somebody' because of 'one'.

    Thanks...

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    Default Re: Question plural/singular form

    I think you can't, your sentence should be "Each of us could not be someone else".
    "Someone" and "somebody" are the same.
    Thank you !

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    Default Re: Question plural/singular form

    We can't be anyone but (or except) who we are.

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