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    He, She and It - Don't

    Can we use Don't with he, she and it?
    I have read this in Novels and heard it from many Native Speakers.

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    Re: He, She and It - Don't

    Quote Originally Posted by farhankhan2007 View Post
    Can we use "don't" with he, she and it?
    I have read this in novels and heard it from many native speakers.
    Please note my corrections to your post.

    "He/she/it don't" is non-standard, but commonly seen and heard in casual speech in many regional dialects.

    Use "does" in your own speech and writing.

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    Re: He, She and It - Don't

    Good advice. I know women who won't date men with bad grammar.
    I'm not a teacher. I speak American English. I've tutored writing at the University of Southern Maine and have done a good deal of copy editing and writing, occasionally for publication.

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