Should use someone or something???

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Should use someone or something???

Postby jamesmustain » 2021-01-14, 3:50

Hi,
I am wondering about this sentence:
He know there's someone inside. This place should use Someone or something?
Any help? Thanks!

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Re: Should use someone or something???

Postby linguoboy » 2021-02-23, 19:49

jamesmustain wrote:Hi,
I am wondering about this sentence:
He know there's someone inside. This place should use Someone or something?
Any help? Thanks!

Are you talking about a person or an object? If it's a person, it should be "someone" (or "somebody").
"Richmond is a real scholar; Owen just learns languages because he can't bear not to know what other people are saying."--Margaret Lattimore on her two sons


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