Used in place of a noun or another pronoun
the word a pronoun replaces
refers to the one speaking (first person) refers to the one being spoken to (second person) the one being spoken about (third person)
emphasizes the antecedent and it not needed
refers to subject and is needed
introduces subordinate clause
refers to a person place or thing that may or may not be specifically named
introduces a question
1st person personal pronouns
I me mine we us our ours
2nd person personal pronouns
you your yours
3rd person personal pronouns
he him his she her hers it its they them their theirs
1st person reflexive pronouns
2nd person reflexive pronouns
3rd person reflexive pronouns
himself herself itself themselves
names a person place or thing that can be perceived by one or more of the senses
names a person place or thing that cannot be sensed
even when it is singular names a group
names any one of a group of persons, places, things or ideas that are generally not capitalized
names a particular person place or thing
a dependent part of the sentence that cannot be left alone
Names a person place or thing
noun that consists of more than one stem
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