Writers’ Blokke
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Writers’ Blokke

“Between You and I”

Why would anyone say or write it?

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The construction “between you and I” is unconventional. Why, then, would a person use it?

Perhaps he doesn’t know the convention concerning the case (that is, the form) of a personal pronoun governed by a preposition.

Perhaps he does know the convention; but perhaps he’s so excited that for a moment he forgets it and…

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