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    SophiaM is offline Newbie
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    Dear Teachers

    When someone asks "Who wants this?" Is the reply "Me" correct? Everybody says that in my class but I think it should be "I". Like in "I want this." Am I correct?

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    Default Re: I or Me

    Purists will argue that 'I' is correct, but it sounds unnatural to most native speakers. We say 'me' or 'I do'.

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    Which variant is better?

    "My friend and I like to play football".
    "My friend and me like play football".

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    Default Re: I or Me

    ***** NOT A TEACHER *****

    The first sentence is grammatical and is considered better by many people. We have covered this issue in previous threads.

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