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Combine the third persons singular and plural. Instead of "he / she / it / they", just have the language use "they". Of course, SE probably has something to say on the matter of pronouns...


The answer is in your question. The need to differentiate between you singular and plural shows that English only has 5 conjugations. The issue is the mentality behind whether or not there is a difference. In spoken language we usually add additional words to clarify or use tone of voice or even hand gestures to do so. That said, if a society does not ...


Yes, and there is/are. Take eg. Spanish as spoken in Latin America: the "you plural" is folded into the "they" conjugation, leaving five forms.

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