TEMA 2A GRAMMAR SUBJECT PRONOUNSPresentation Transcript
Subject Pronouns P. 82 Realidades 1
Subject Pronounsx The subject of a sentence tells who is doing the action.x You often use people’s names as the subject:x Gregorio escucha música.x Ana canta y baila.
Subject Pronounsx You also use subject pronouns (I, you, he, she, we, they) to tell who is doing an action.x The subject pronouns replace people’s names.x Here are all the subject pronouns.
Subject Pronouns (Singular)x Yo xIx Tú x You (informal)x Usted (Ud.) x You (formal)x Él x Hex Ella x She
Subject Pronouns (Plural)x Nosotros x We (males)x Nosotras x We (females)x Vosotros x You All (informal)x Vosotras x You All (informal)x Ustedes (Uds.) x You All (formal)x Ellos x They (males)x Ellas x They (females)
Subject Pronounsx Tú, usted, ustedes, and vosotros(as) all mean “you.”x Use tú with family, friends, people your age or younger, and anyone you call by his or her first name.
Subject Pronounsx Useusted with adults you address with a title, such as señor, señora, profesor(a), etc. Usted is usually written as Ud.
Subject Pronounsx In Latin America, use ustedes when speaking to two or more people, regardless of age. Ustedes is usually written as Uds.
Subject Pronounsx In Spain, use vosotros(as) when speaking to two or more people you call tú individually:x Tú + tú = vosotros(as)x Use ustedes when talking to two or more people you call usted individually.
Subject Pronounsx If a group is made up of males only or of both males and females together, use the masculine forms: nosotros, vosotros, ellos.
Subject Pronounsx You can combine a subject pronoun and a name to form a subject.
Subject Pronounsx Alejandro y yo = nosotrosx Carlos y ella = ellosx Pepe y tú = ustedesx Lola y ella = ellas