WELCOME TO TODAY'S EPISODE OF PET PEEVES WITH JUDI
Today's pet peeve is especially for the NBC commentators at the Olympics:
What is wrong with the following statement?
"He is standing beside you and I."
How 'bout this one?
"She enjoyed talking with you and I after the event."
"The skiers are skiing quickly past you and I while we talk about their skiiing."
Sensing a pattern? Ask someone who works "under" you what is wrong with the statements. Go on, we'll wait.
Couldn't find anyone?
We'll give you a hint: Remove the "you and" from each sentence and see how
stupid it sounds.
This has been today's pet peeve, just between you and ....