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    Question about 3rd person.

    We use he and she when referring to the third person.

    It is also used to describe something that is removed from the speakers.....

    What is it? Can we say it is in the third person even if it doesn't refer to a person?

    Thank you.

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    Re: Question about 3rd person.

    Not entirely clear on what you're asking.

    He, she, it are all 3rd person singular pronouns.

    Person here is a grammatical category and not a human being.

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    Re: Question about 3rd person.

    Quote Originally Posted by freezeframe View Post
    Not entirely clear on what you're asking.

    He, she, it are all 3rd person singular pronouns.

    Person here is a grammatical category and not a human being.
    Thank you. I was getting too mixed up with simple terms.

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