how to address a country?

asked May 06 '12 at 05:32 lubna New member

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Pronoun "she" is used to address a country.

link answered May 06 '12 at 07:57 Rahul Gupta Expert

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Rahul GuptaMay 06 '12 at 15:48

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I would definitely use "it" for a country, except for more poetic contexts. 

link comment answered May 06 '12 at 12:57 Aura Raducan New member

The best answer is She. As we all know, we say motherland, therefore, using she can match with that statement. 

link comment answered Dec 01 '16 at 14:59 kantengwa Gloria New member

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