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Who wants ice-cream?

What is the answer to the question:

Who came yesterday?

Is it "I" or "Me"?

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Possible duplicate of When do I use "I" instead of "me?", and Which is correct "you and I" or "you and me"?, and many others. –  Alenanno Jul 6 '11 at 8:27
    
@Alenanno: Me is informal in this case ... –  Akram Shahda Jul 6 '11 at 8:30
    
@Homam: check out these excellently informative answers by an actual linguist: one, two, three. –  RegDwigнt Jul 6 '11 at 9:03
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@Akram: first of all, me is extremely widespread even in formal contexts. Secondly and most importantly, "informal" is not "wrong", contrary to what you suggest in your answer. –  RegDwigнt Jul 6 '11 at 9:10
    
@Reg: Thanks for confirmation. I wasn't sure, but I didn't find it "wrong" to say "Me." if a professor calls you for example or in some business meeting (if you can consider them formal contexts). –  Alenanno Jul 6 '11 at 9:57
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The right answer is I. From I did.

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Sorry, this is wrong. The unmarked form for pronouns in English is the objective, not the nominative one. This has been discussed over and over and over and over again. –  RegDwigнt Jul 6 '11 at 9:06
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