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    "We and our world"?

    Hello!

    I was just wondering, is 'we and our world' a grammatically sound title for a book (like for primary school kids)? Or does it have to be 'us and our world'? Which is better?

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    Re: "We and our world"?

    Quote Originally Posted by ooohlala View Post
    Hello!

    I was just wondering, is 'we and our world' a grammatically sound title for a book (like for primary school kids)? Or does it have to be 'us and our world'? Which is better?
    "Us and our world". If you turned it around you wouldn't say "Our world and we".

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    Re: "We and our world"?

    Thought so. Thanks :)

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    Re: "We and our world"?

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    "Us and our world". If you turned it around you wouldn't say "Our world and we".
    Hello, Bhaisahab.

    Is it because that when we mention ourselves and someone or something else and use them as a subject, we always put ourselves at last? So, when seeing we and our world you would convinently know it can't function as a subject and therefore should be written as us and our world. And the same rule applies to an object situation the other way around.

    Many thanks

    Richard

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