What is the rule for using I or me?
Use the pronoun “I” when the person speaking is doing the action, either alone or with someone else. Use the pronoun “me” when the person speaking is receiving the action of the verb in some way, either directly or indirectly.
What is grammatically correct John and me or John and I?
Unfortunately, in this case, trying to sound like you have good grammar makes things worse because the grammatically correct form is “with John and me,” not “with John and I.”
How do you use me and someone in a sentence?
It depends where in a sentence. If you would normally say “I”, then you should say “someone and I”, whereas if you would normally say “me” then you should say “someone and me”, eg….
- “I’ve booked a reservation for me.”
- “I’ve booked a reservation for myself.”
- “I’ve booked a reservation for I.”
Can I say me and John?
Firstly, when referring to yourself and another person or other people, it’s appropriate to put the other or others first, and yourself last. So, it’s correct to say ‘John and me’ or ‘my family and I’, not ‘me and John’ or ‘I and my family’.
Can you use me and someone?
It depends where in a sentence. If you would normally say “I”, then you should say “someone and I”, whereas if you would normally say “me” then you should say “someone and me”, eg. Both are correct but they have different use. That depends on where it is in the sentence.
Is it correct to say my family and I?
“My family and I” is correct. “My family and I” is used as the subject of a sentence (i.e., the entity doing the action). The correct way to use “me and my family” as the object of a sentence (i.e., as the entity receiving the action) is to reverse the “me” and “my family” so that “me” is put last.
Is Mike and I correct grammar?
Correct grammar depends on the context. It depends upon the usage. When used as the subject of the sentence, it is “Mike and I” (e.g. “Mike and I are going to a concert.”) The rule of thumb is that whatever form would be used by itself (e.g. “I am going to the concert”) is the form that is used when others are added.
When can you use me in a sentence?
When to use me The object pronoun me is typically used as the direct or indirect object of a sentence. It receives the action of the verb or shows the result of the action. So you shouldn’t really say “Me ran.” You can say “My dog ran to me,” because in this case me is receiving the action of the dog running.
Why do we use have with I?
While the verb to have has many different meanings, its primary meaning is “to possess, own, hold for use, or contain.” Have and has indicate possession in the present tense (describing events that are currently happening). Have is used with the pronouns I, you, we, and they, while has is used with he, she, and it.