Reply to post: Re: "You" is also the respectful singular form.

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Ken Moorhouse Silver badge

Re: "You" is also the respectful singular form.

The problem with "you" is that it can appear accusatory. A sales course I attended many years ago drummed into delegates ways to remove the word from one's vocabulary as much as possible.

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