"I am the one who is ready" vs "I am the one who am ready".
Which sentence is correct and why?


The referent of ‘who’ in the sentences is the third person pronoun ‘one’ which requires third person singular form of be.

  • Can you kindly provide more detail clarity? Which sentence of the two is the proper grammar. Thanks⁰ Feb 23 '20 at 17:35
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