Difference between revisions of "Pronoun set"

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A '''pronoun set''' is a set of [[personal pronoun]]s used specifically for one or more people or things.  In [[English]], each set consists of a [[subject pronoun]] and four additional related pronouns, namely an [[object pronoun]], a [[dependent possessive determiner]], an [[independent possessive determiner]] and a [[reflexive pronoun]].  For example, the first person singular pronoun set consists of "I, me, my, mine, myself".
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A '''pronoun set''' (/prəʊnaʊn set/) is a set of [[personal pronoun]]s used specifically for one or more people or things.  In [[English]], each set consists of a [[subject pronoun]] and four additional related pronouns, namely an [[object pronoun]], a [[dependent possessive determiner]], an [[independent possessive determiner]] and a [[reflexive pronoun]].  For example, the [[first person singular]] pronoun set consists of "I, me, my, mine, myself".
  
  
 
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! Pronoun Set !! Subject pronoun !! Object pronoun !! Independent possessive determiner !! Dependent possessive determiner !! Reflexive pronoun
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! Pronoun Set !! [[Subject pronoun]] !! [[Object pronoun]] !! [[Independent possessive determiner]] !! [[Dependent possessive determiner]] !! [[Reflexive pronoun]]
 
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| [[First person singular]] || I || me || my || mine || myself
 
| [[First person singular]] || I || me || my || mine || myself
 
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| [[First person plural]] || we || us || our || ours || ourselves
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| [[First person plural]] || we || us || our || ours || ourselves ''or'' ourself
 
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| [[Second person singular]] || you  || you || your || your || yourself
 
| [[Second person singular]] || you  || you || your || your || yourself
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| [[Third person neuter singular]] || it || it || its ||  - || itself
 
| [[Third person neuter singular]] || it || it || its ||  - || itself
 
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| [[Third person plural]] || they || them || their || theirs || themselves
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| [[Third person plural]] || they || them || their || theirs || themselves ''or'' themself
 
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[[category:Pronouns]]
 
[[category:Pronouns]]

Revision as of 07:50, 13 January 2020

A pronoun set (/prəʊnaʊn set/) is a set of personal pronouns used specifically for one or more people or things. In English, each set consists of a subject pronoun and four additional related pronouns, namely an object pronoun, a dependent possessive determiner, an independent possessive determiner and a reflexive pronoun. For example, the first person singular pronoun set consists of "I, me, my, mine, myself".


Pronoun Set Subject pronoun Object pronoun Independent possessive determiner Dependent possessive determiner Reflexive pronoun
First person singular I me my mine myself
First person plural we us our ours ourselves or ourself
Second person singular you you your your yourself
Second person plural you you your your yourselves
Third person masculine singular he him his his himself
Third person feminine singular she her her hers herself
Third person neuter singular it it its - itself
Third person plural they them their theirs themselves or themself