PRONOUNS

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pronoun
a word that takes the place of a noun (or of a group of words acting like a noun)
antecedent
the noun (or group of words acting like a noun) to which a pronoun refers
personal pronoun
refers to:
the person speaking (1st person pronouns)
the person being spoken to (2nd person pronouns)
the topic being discussed (3rd person pronouns)
demonstrative pronoun
points to a specific person, place, thing, or idea
interrogative pronoun
used to begin a question
indefinite pronoun
refers to a person, place, thing, or idea that is not specifically names