View Single Post
Old 12-13-2012, 10:30 AM   #32
PartyHair
 
PartyHair's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 1999
Posts: 28,042
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by RedCatWaves View Post
Is "you all" acceptable in formal writing?
If the document is well written, the "all" is superfluous. The reader should be able to glean from context whether or not the "you" is plural.
__________________
*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*

Rock on with your bad self.

*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*

Be excellent to each other. ~ Abraham Lincoln

*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*
PartyHair is offline   Reply With Quote