I would like to know which of the options below is correct:
- 'It is mine and John's favourite'
- 'It is my and John's favourite'
Or if both are incorrect, what would be the correct way to phrase this?
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This structure is not used, for more than one reason.
It's (a/the) favorite of John and I.
It's (a/the) favorite of John's as also mine.
That said, songs can have their words and sentences whichever way the lyricist fancies.
It was a favorite of John's and mine as well. We all shared a deep appreciation for Vonnegut's wonderfully wry and sardonic sci-fi classic, …
(Loren, et al., High Notes: A Rock Memoir, 2014, Google Books, Ch.26)