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Why Do We Capitalize the Personal Pronoun "I"?

Discussion in 'Other Discussions' started by Crabtownboy, Mar 3, 2012.

  1. Crabtownboy

    Crabtownboy Well-Known Member
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    There is an interesting reason. English is the only language to capitalize this pronoun. I accidentally ran across the explanation.

     
  2. Walker77

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    Its a cultural norm. Just like capitalizing God when it is a Proper noun. In Greek, there is no capitalization.
     
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