Asked • 06/25/19

Pronoun immediately following its antecedent?

Is placing a pronoun immediately after its antecedent in a sentence valid grammar?Is there a term for this construction?Some examples are:* President Obama, he gave a speech last night.* The speech, it was about the financial system.I hear this on the Planet Money podcast at least once per episode.

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IBRAHIM A. answered • 06/26/19

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