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------ "How many people are there in your family?"
------"My parents and I." or "My parents and me." ?
 

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------ "How many people are there in your family?"
------"My parents and I." or "My parents and me." ?

The correct answer to "How many people are there in your family?" would be a number, in this case "Three". Can you come up with a question which would lead to the answer you gave?
 

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sorry,
I left out the essential part.
----- "How many people are there in your family?"
------"Three. My parents and I." or "Three. My parents and me." ?





 

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They are both correct. I think most native speakers would use 'me'.

Rover
 
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