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    Unhappy Difficult Poll

    Teachers, to me this was a very difficult poll, my own answer is "themselves" and the others answered differently, please explain in details.

    We wouldn't want someone as wise as you to wear _____ out.



    himself

    themselves

    yourself

    oneself

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    Re: Difficult Poll

    I prefer yourself, on the grounds that if you simplify the sentence, I'd only say

    'We wouldn't want you to wear yourself out'.

    Rover

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    Re: Difficult Poll

    I think that in conversation you might hear any of the first three. You might also hear 'themself', though many people feel that this word should not be used - Themself or Themselves? (Disponible en anglais seulement)

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