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"Egli/Ella"&"lui/lei", alcuni differenze.../ "Egli/ella", regionalism, planet "lit"...,both even?

[The single most interesting piece of info I' ve read on the subject so far is that "egli/ella" is an acceptable regionalism in the spoken language, as well as something to be found in literature, mostly.

1. What kind of a no-no does it constitute (as regards the spoken and written language) then? Could anybody explain this on "native"/ "non native" speaker standards? (Unfortunately, I don't have a "feel" for Italian yet & cannot tell at all. I have even seen it commented as "ridiculous" when used -spoken language- but that was just some random blog...)

2. If these are a couple of "archaic legacy pronouns" growing scarcer, does this mean there's a difference in how a 7-year-old and a 70-year-old would use this today? Does this "archaic" take me some decades back? "Italian Unification'' back? Roughly speaking; not bent on dates here.]

'E "egli/ella" sempre un errore nella lingua parlata e scritta?
'E "strano" nella lingua parlata?
Usano i più anziani questi pronomi più "spesso"?

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    /ella/ nella lingua scritta funziona benissimo, in quanto /lei/ puo` avere
    un significato ambiguo.
    Nel parlato /ella/ suonerebbe strano.
    /ella/ NON e` un regionalismo.

    Hi Maria,
    Egli and Ella are subject pronouns, and Lui and Lei are object pronouns also used as indirect complements.
    Egli è venuto, e l'ho detto a lui.

    But Lui and Lei are also used as subject in spoken and written language.
    Lui è venuto insieme a lei.

    Be careful to "Lei", this is also a formal pronouns for you.

    Egli & Ella are not regionalism neither really archaic words, but in actual italian they are not used very often, just in written language.

    1) no mistakes as used as subject pronouns
    2) yes, it sounds a little strange or old way of speaking
    3) no, old people do not use them.
    Usually you can find Egli & Ella in documents and legals.

    In an another question I linked to an interesting page that explains more, but now I can't find it, I hope this link can help too:

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