Pronouns

Pronouns - What are Pronouns? What are Pronouns? Grades 3-5...

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Unformatted text preview: What are Pronouns? What are Pronouns? Grades 3-5 Grades 3-5 I I He He We We We She She Us Us What are pronouns? What are pronouns? Pronouns take the place Pronouns take the place of nouns. of nouns. The word or phrase replaced by a pronoun is called an antecedent antecedent . Example: Example: Halloween is one of America's holidays. It is celebrated in October. ( Halloween Halloween is a noun. It It is a pronoun that refers to the antecedent, Halloween. ) Example: Example: When Robert was fixing the car, he cut his hand. ( Robert Robert is a noun. He He is a pronoun that refers to the antecedent, Robert .) Personal Pronouns Personal Pronouns Refer to people or things M E! Include : I, me, my, mine, you, your, yours, he, him, his, she, her, hers, it, its, they, them, their, theirs, we, us, our, ours. Examples: Examples:...
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Pronouns - What are Pronouns? What are Pronouns? Grades 3-5...

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