## one (subject)

Point 91 in PRONOUNS is defined as:

‘ONE’ as a generic personal pronoun in the subject position to mean people in general.

A search in iWeb corpus for `. one_p _v`

we get the following:

There are only 2 examples in the first 2000 texts in PELIC:

1 . ONE IS 49191

1713,ei2,Chinese,Female,115,4,w,148,1,522

There are two kinds of special dates in the Chinese calendar.

One isholidays, and the other is “Jieqis”.

2 . ONE CAN 32818

856,fv6,French,Male,115,4,w,65,1,715

One cansee in this act Maya Deren’s refusing sexual rules of western society, but also, with the final death, see the symbolic passage from one life to another one.

3 . ONE WAS 16024

4 . ONE COULD 11736

5 . ONE WOULD 9465

6 . ONE MIGHT 8549

7 . ONE HAS 7894

8 . ONE MUST 7231

9 . ONE SHOULD 6733

10 . ONE MAY 5396

11 . ONE DOES 3593

12 . ONE WILL 3063

**13 . ONE WONDERS 2493**

**one wonders**if, in the future, this could be a realistic solution that some games implement to help out their creators.

14 . ONE HAD 2032

15 . ONE NEEDS 1989

16 . ONE SAID 1278

17 . ONE NEED 1262

18 . ONE CA 880

19 . ONE GETS 835

20 . ONE SAYS 797

21 . ONE BEING 726

22 . ONE HOPES 602

23 . ONE DID 473

24 . ONE SEES 458

25 . ONE FEELS 453

26 . ONE GOES 404

**27 . ONE INVOLVES 401**

28 . ONE SUSPECTS 401

29 . ONE WENT 399

30 . ONE THINKS 394

31 . ONE CAME 390

32 . ONE LOOKS 362

33 . ONE USES 351

34 . ONE SHOWS 340

35 . ONE FINDS 334

36 . ONE COMES 303

37 . ONE ASSUMES 299

38 . ONE WANTS 284

**39 . ONE IMAGINES 280**

40 . ONE DIED 239

41 . ONE TOLD 217

42 . ONE LEARNS 213

43 . ONE BECOMES 208

44 . ONE TAKES 206

45 . ONE ASKED 191

46 . ONE GOT 187

47 . ONE MAKES 177

48 . ONE MANS 172

49 . ONE HEARS 172

50 . ONE WROTE 169

51 . ONE BEGINS 163

**52 . ONE CONTAINS 163**

53 . ONE STARTS 161

54 . ONE KNOWS 159

55 . ONE TOOK 157

56 . ONE HOLDS 152

**57 . ONE SEEMS 149**

58 . ONE READS 148

59 . ONE OUGHT 142

**60 . ONE REQUIRES 139**

61 . ONE SHOWED 137

62 . ONE LOOKED 131

**63 . ONE LEADS 128**

**64 . ONE EXPECTS 125**

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contains|expects|imagines|involves|leads|requires|seems|wonders

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