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What is the correct sentence?

  1. I'm neither a man nor a god
  2. I'm neither man nor God
  3. I'm neither a man nor God
  4. I'm neither man nor a god
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    You can find examples of all four permutations in Google Books (plus some for uncapitalised "god" with no article). There are some differences of nuance depending on capitalisation and article use, but they're all potentially "correct". It's partly a stylistic choice, and partly a matter of what nuance you want to convey. Essentially, a Primarily Opinion-Based question. – FumbleFingers May 7 at 10:40
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    Really depends on what you're trying to say. Big G God for the almighty, omnipotent, monotheistic deity of the Old Testament. Little g god for one of many gods with great (but not unlimited) power. – rajah9 May 7 at 10:43
  • In "real" (spoken) language, God and god can't be distinguished, so there's no way to differentiate #3 as given (I'm not human and I'm not the monotheistic / Judeo-Christian god) from #3a - (...and I'm not any kind of "supernatural" being). – FumbleFingers May 7 at 10:55
  • @FumbleFingers each permutation has a unique placement of "a" in use. – Davo May 7 at 11:54
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    @Davo: I'm not sure what it means to include an article before capitalised proper noun God, but obviously that can actually be done in writing (the "poor relation" of real spoken language). Plus there's the permutation neither man nor a god, which is definitely valid, but not (yet?) present in OP's text. – FumbleFingers May 7 at 12:27
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Note the capitalisation of God/god.

  1. I'm neither a man nor a god- man is a countable common noun; god is a countable common noun.
  2. I'm neither man nor God - man is an uncountable common noun designating a class of object; God is an uncountable proper noun, i.e. a name.
  3. I'm neither a man nor God - man is a countable common noun; God is an uncountable proper noun, i.e. a name.
  4. I'm neither man nor a god - man is an uncountable common noun designating a class of object; god is a countable common noun.

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I'm neither man nor god in which both man and god are uncountable nouns.

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