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    never am i

    Speaker 1- Don't ever be ashamed of loving the strange thing that makes your weird little heart happy.

    Speaker 2-Never am I.


    Is this kind of reversion never am I grammatical?

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    Re: never am i

    No, it isn't. The response to "Don't ever be ... " is "I never am." or "I can't help it", as the case may be.

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    #3

    Re: never am i

    Quote Originally Posted by Sera sera View Post
    Is this kind of reversion never am I grammatical?
    In some contexts, yes, but not here.

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    #4

    Re: never am i

    Tdol

    Would you please give some examples in which we use this inversion?

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    #5

    Re: never am i

    Is it OK to say 'never am I afraid of death'?

    Not a teacher.

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