you and personal name

you and personal name
   An expansion of ‘you’ to emphasize its plurality and to indicate who else is referred to by it. ‘You’re very busy chauffeurs, you and Una,’ says a speaker in Pray for the Wanderer, by Kate O’Brien. The name used could be preceded by a social or professional title - ‘you and Mr Smith’, ‘you and Dr Jones’.

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