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    johnwee@115.com.yahoo Guest

    Default Reflexive pronoun

    Is this sentence correct : Perhaps one day, you will yourself read the book which contains this story.

    Or is this more correct: Perhaps one day, you yourself will read the book which contains this story.

    A group of students is or are...

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    Default Re: Reflexive pronoun

    I much prefer the second one.
    A group of students is....

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    Default Re: Reflexive pronoun

    ‘Yourself’ here functions as an emphatic pronoun and not as a reflexive one. The 2nd sentence is the one I like to see. You may also move it to the end of the sentence.

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    Default Re: Reflexive pronoun

    I would omit the comma after "day".

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