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Unformatted text preview: xpressing the idea that you do not have something.
Note these contracted negative forms with do:
he, she doesn’t
Here are some affirmative words and their negative forms in English:
no one, nobody
Avoid using more than one negative in a clause:
—I don’t have any money.
NOT: I don’t have no money.
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NOT: They don’t see nobody.
—I didn’t do anything.
NOT: I didn’t do nothing. POSSESSIVE PRONOUNS
Here are the possessive pronouns in English:
1st person, singular — mine
3rd person, singular — his, hers, its
1st person, plural — ours
2nd person, sing./pl. — yours
3rd person, plural — theirs
In English, the gender and number of the possessor...
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This note was uploaded on 01/17/2014 for the course ENG 99 taught by Professor Michal during the Winter '13 term at CSU Sacramento.
- Winter '13