RE: You VS One

Subject: RE: You VS One
From: "Combs, Richard" <richard -dot- combs -at- Polycom -dot- com>
To: "Lauren" <lauren -at- writeco -dot- net>, "Keith Hansen" <KRH -at- weiland-wfg -dot- com>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 4 Jun 2008 15:45:10 -0600

> > The first person imperative is,
> > "Register by October 15 to vote in the November election."
> That's second person imperative. The implied subject is "you" -- the
> person to whom the sentence is addressed.

Oops, I should have added that this sentence would be my first choice.
Simple, direct, and clear.


Richard G. Combs
Senior Technical Writer
Polycom, Inc.
richardDOTcombs AT polycomDOTcom
rgcombs AT gmailDOTcom


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You VS One: From: Keith Hansen
RE: You VS One: From: Lauren
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