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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2015     Views: 1

The first-person point of view is when you include yourself in addressing the audience of the paper. First-person pronouns include: I, we, me, us, mine, ours, myself, and ourselves. If these are present in the paper, then the first-person point of view is being used. Here is an example of a sentence using first-person:
"If we want our children to become good citizens, we need to implement stricter rules."

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