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  1. Angela P.

    sentence stucture

    I need help with sentence stucture please. Which is the correct way to write this sentence? The winner is her, him, he, them?

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    Re: sentence stucture

    With linking verbs "is" is like an equals sign, so if you're dealing with traditional grammar,

    Ex: She is the winner; she = the winner; The winner = she; The winner is she.

    If you're dealing with how the average person on the street speaks, however, then you will find that many speakers use 'her' in such constructions,

    Ex: The winner is her.


    Ex: The winner is she who ...

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