They take the place of persons or things.
I, me, you, he, she, her, it (singular)
We, us, them, their, you (plural)
These are used instead of nouns to show
possession or relationship.
Mine, ours, yours, his, hers, theirs
They are pronouns in which the actions done
by the subject reflect upon it ‘self’ or ‘selves’
is added to the personal pronouns.
Themselves, myself, himself, herself, yourself,
Fill in the blanks with suitable
1. Danny has no friends. ____ is a loner.
2. This house belongs to me. It is _____ .
3. They do their work ___________ .
4. Rama brought this dress. It is ____ .
5. I enjoyed ____ stay in Delhi.
They show emphasis and are generally used
after the pronoun.
Example- He himself organised the picnic.
She herself baked the cake.
Demonstrates people or things they stand for.
This, that, these, those
A pronoun which refers to a person or thing in a
Someone, everything, nobody, few, none, anyone, all,
others, etc .
They are used for asking questions.
Who, whom, whose, what, which
It refers to a preceding noun.
That, who, which, when, whose, what, whatever
Example- This is the boy who stood first.
Cricket it the game which I would like
Fill the correct pronoun:
1. Sumit and ____ friends went to Delhi.
2. Sanya bought this cap. It is _____ .
3. This book belongs to me. It is _____ .
4. Paul loves ___ sister Anna.
5. She _______ prepared the lunch.