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  •  Like Usted Ustedes? (0+ / 0-)

    or Tu and vous?

    But I don't think it's necessary. English has survived a long time without the need for it. Context should suffice to indicate number.

    •  Well I disagree. (0+ / 0-)

      Context is not always sufficient for purposes of indicating whether your speaking to a particular person or an entire crowd.  And as you point out, other languages do have both singular and plural versions of the word you.

      We have nothing to fear but fear itself

      by bhouston79 on Thu Mar 08, 2012 at 10:07:35 PM PST

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