[Grammar] show me something / show something to me

vpkannan

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Hi,

1. Show the new book to me.
2. Show me the new book.

I hope the above two sentences are correct grammatically.

Similarly, are the following sentences also correct?

3. Show him to me.
4. Show me him.

Thanks.
 
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GoesStation

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Sentence 4 doesn't work in American English.
 

bhaisahab

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I wouldn't use it either. I have heard it used, though.
 
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