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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'.
    Please do not edit your question after it has received a response. Such editing can make the response hard for others to understand.


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    Default Re: I or Me

    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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