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pronoun \ˈmē\

Definition of me

  1. objective case of i

me or i?

Me is used in many constructions where strict grammarians prescribe I. This usage is not so much ungrammatical as indicative of the shrinking range of the nominative form: me began to replace I sometime around the 16th century largely because of the pressure of word order. I is now chiefly used as the subject of an immediately following verb. Me occurs in every other position: absolutely who, me?, emphatically me too, and after prepositions, conjunctions, and verbs, including be. come with me you're as big as me it's me Almost all usage books recognize the legitimacy of me in these positions, especially in speech; some recommend I in formal and especially written contexts after be and after as and than when the first term of the comparison is the subject of a verb.

Origin and Etymology of me

Middle English, from Old English ; akin to Old High German mīh me, Latin me, Greek me, Sanskrit


Me

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Definition of Me

  1. methyl

Other Chemical Engineering Terms


ME

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Definition of ME

  1. 1 or Me Maine

  2. 2 managing editor

  3. 3 mechanical engineer

  4. 4 medical examiner


ME Defined for Kids

me

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pronoun \ˈmē\

Definition of me for Students

  1. objective case of i


Medical Dictionary

Me

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Medical Definition of Me

  1. methyl


ME

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Medical Definition of ME

  1. 1medical examiner

  2. 2myalgic encephalomyelitis



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