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    #1

    You women's ideas are

    Hi,

    "We and plural you (but not other pronouns) can be put directly before nouns.

    - We women know things that you men will never understand.

    This is from "Practical English Usage" on page 404.

    My question is: how can I apply it possessive nouns. For example,

    - You women's ideas are different from we men's.

    Is it OK?

    Thanks.

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    #2

    Re: You women's ideas are

    Use "Your" and "our".

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    #3

    Re: You women's ideas are

    You can also use 'us' if it's in the objective case.
    "You women should bring the beer to us men" - ie. "to us", not "to we".
    Last edited by Raymott; 11-Sep-2015 at 15:17. Reason: typo

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