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    personally

    I personally prefer burgers to KFC.

    For me, personally, prefer burgers to KFC.

    To me, personally, prefer burgers to KFC.

    Which is more natural to use?

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    Re: personally

    None of them require "personally". It's one of the most overused words in English. If you start a sentence with "I think/believe/prefer" etc, it's quite clear you are talking about yourself.

    In addition, 2 and 3 are ungrammatical.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #3

    Re: personally

    Sentences 2 and 3 lack a subject pronoun.
    I am not a teacher.

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    #4

    Re: personally

    I. personally, agree with both responses.


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    Re: personally

    Quote Originally Posted by Piscean View Post
    I, personally, agree with both responses.

    I'm sure that's what Piscean intended.

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