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  1. helloravi


    why we don't question tag amn't I?

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    Re: ravi

    Quote Originally Posted by helloravi View Post
    why we don't question tag amn't I?

    How would you pronounce "amn`t I"? Doesn`t it sound awkward?

    It would be correct to say : am I not?

    "Aren’t I" has established itself as standard spoken English and it is characteristic of educated speakers who disapprove of "ain’t I".
    Last edited by Teia; 18-Jun-2007 at 14:02.

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