(Mr Checks @ June 03 2005,00:52) RJMan wrote:
To whom do I make out the check? Or did that come out sounding too AAAC?
No, the proper AA version is: 'To whom would one make out the check...."
Or, "To whom shall I make out the cheque?"
Oh, tut, tut. This is merely good diction, and one would be well advised to not mock the tenets of our language. Indeed, the pronoun 'one' ofers considerable facility, and it is only appropriate to use 'shall' with 'I.' Know that you have, My regards, Huntsman