I stated the following:
Angela was reading to Frank and I.
Someone corrected me, stating
"Frank and me"
Which is right?
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This is an example of hypercorrection. "To Frank and me" is correct, which is obvious when you remove "Frank":
- "Angela was reading to me" - This is correct
- "Angela was reading to I" - No-one would ever say this.
The problem is that a lot of native English speakers say "me" when they should say "I" in the subject of the sentence:
- "Frank and I were reading to Angela" - This is correct
- "Me and Frank were reading to Angela" - This is very common, especially among younger people, but considered by many to be "incorrect".
So people are so used to being told that "me and Frank" is wrong, that they correct it to "Frank and I" even when "Frank and me" is actually correct