Choosing the correct Pronoun

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When do you use I vs. me? EX: Let's split the pizza between joanna and me/I.

Jun 14th, 2015

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The difference between I and me

Both I and me are 1st person singular pronouns, which means that they are used by one person to refer to himself or herself. I is the subject pronoun, used for the one "doing" the verb, as in these examples:

  • I am studying for a Russian test. (I is the subject of am studying.)
  • I can speak Russian, but I can't read it very well. (I is the subject of can speak and can’t read.)


Me is the object pronoun, used as the object (or receiver) of the action of the verb, as in these examples:

  • My math teacher encouraged me to come for extra help after school. (Me is the object of encouraged.)
  • She asked me to bring my homework. (Me is the object of asked.)

 


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Jun 14th, 2015

So in the example I gave I use I and not Me?


Jun 14th, 2015

In the statement it will be: Let's split the pizza between joanna and I.

Jun 14th, 2015

Great thanks for your help! 

Jun 14th, 2015

You are welcome

Jun 14th, 2015

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