Dh9 ch07 demonstrative

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Demonstrative Adjectives and Demonstrative Pronouns: This, that and that way over there.
Do you want these shoes or those ones?

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Dh9 ch07 demonstrative

  1. 1. Demonstrative Ninth edition Capítulo 7 Adjectives andDicho y hecho Demonstrative Pronouns
  2. 2. Demonstrative adjectives and pronounsDemonstrative adjectives point out objects or persons with respect to the speaker agree in gender and number with the nouns they describe form depends on how close you are to the item you are pointing outclose to speaker at a short distance at a great distance este museo ese museo aquel museo esta calle esa calle aquella calle estos museos esos museos aquellos museos estas calles esas calles aquellas calles
  3. 3. Los pronombres demostrativos Este (“this”) Este/a/os/as is within reaching distance to you.
  4. 4. Los pronombres demostrativos Este/a/os/as Ese (“that”) can be pointed at but is further Ese/a/os/as away from you than este (“this”)
  5. 5. Aquel/aquellos/ Aquel/aquellos/aquella/aquellas aquella/aquellas Use Aquel Este/a/os/as when referring to something “over there” –further away: something you gesture toward. Ese/a/os/asAquel/aquellos/ Aquel/aquellos/aquella/aquellas Demonstrative Circle©1996 drlemon aquella/aquellas
  6. 6. Los pronombres demostrativosclose to speaker at a short distance at a great distanceeste almacén ese almacén aquel almacénesta calle esa calle aquella calleestos almacenes esos almacenes aquellos almacenesestas calles esas calles aquellas calles These are the adjectives. They do not have accent marks. When we use them to replace a noun (“this one” rather than “this candy bar”), we add an accent mark to the first “e”.
  7. 7. Los pronombres demostrativos The accent mark replaces the noun – in this case, “shoes”¿Te gustan estos zapatos? adjective p ato s za No. Prefiero ésos. pronoun
  8. 8. Demonstrative adjectives and pronounsDemonstrative pronouns Demonstrative pronouns are pronounced and spelled like demonstrative adjectives, but they have a written accent on the stressed vowel Demonstrative pronouns replace the noun to avoid repetition and redundancy, while adjectives go together with the nounExamples:Compramos en esta tienda y en aquélla. / We shop in this store and that one. adjective pronoun¿Te gustan estos zapatos? / Do you like these shoes? adjectiveNo. Prefiero esos. / No, I prefer those. pronoun Copyright © 2012 by John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

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