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    birgit33 is offline Member
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    Default Read (it) (by) yourself !

    What is a correct : "Read it yourself," "Read yourself," or "Read by yourself" ?

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    Default Re: Read (it) (by) yourself !

    'Read yourself' is unnatural.

    The others work depending on the context.

    There's also 'Read it for yourself'

    How do you want to use the expressions?

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    Default Re: Read (it) (by) yourself !

    Without any additional context to go on, they are all correct. However, please note that my suggestions are not the only possibilities for each of your examples - there are others.

    "Read it yourself". You read the document yourself.

    "Read yourself". Read on your own, without help.

    "Read by yourself" Read alone.

    John

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