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    it refer to whom

    Well, it feels it should be.

    I have heard this sentence between two people communication.

    Could you tell me what this means?
    [here has two `it' and I want to know it refer to whom?


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    Re: it refer to whom

    Quote Originally Posted by user_gary View Post
    Well, it feels it should be.

    I have heard this sentence between two people communication.

    Could you tell me what this means?
    [here has two `it' and I want to know it refer to whom?
    To my mind, it is a dummy it -- no referent, just grammatical function

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