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    Red face The imperative mood!

    Is the following sentence correct grammatically?

    'Sing to us, Mr. John!' shouted someone from the crowd.



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    [The event took place at a concert. Mr. John had such a nice voice that when he finished his show someone from the crowd shouted the sentence above.]

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    Re: The imperative mood!

    Yes!

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    #3

    Re: The imperative mood!

    Is John his first name or family name?

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    #4

    Re: The imperative mood!

    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    Is John his first name or family name?


    first name

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    #5

    Re: The imperative mood!

    But both are possible, Mr. Frodo.

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    #6

    Re: The imperative mood!

    Quote Originally Posted by Mad-ox View Post
    first name
    In that case, I wouldn't use Mr.

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    #7

    Re: The imperative mood!

    When I worked in Oman, the students were required to address us as 'Mr John/Ms Marie/Dr Andrea'. I didn't like it, but that was the rule.

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