Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. Anonymous
    Guest
    #1

    YOU, the respected form

    In English, there's no respected form for "you", unlike Spanish and
    German, which have respected form of YOU, they are Usted and Sie
    respectively.

    I wonder if Italian and Russian also have respected form of you. Is
    there any other European language like English which has no respected
    form of you?

    Thanks!

    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • UK
      • Current Location:
      • Japan

    • Join Date: Nov 2002
    • Posts: 44,222
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #2
    Most European languages do.

Similar Threads

  1. form
    By Taka in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 24
    Last Post: 28-Oct-2004, 06:01
  2. True to form
    By Anonymous in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 23-May-2004, 03:34
  3. meaning of verb form be
    By Anonymous in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 02-May-2004, 21:52
  4. True to form
    By bingbing in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 31-Dec-2003, 17:04
  5. first form vs base form
    By Anonymous in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-Jan-2003, 17:01

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •