Subjective (Nominative) Case
I, we, he, she, it, they, you
Use these pronouns as subjects of verb or as subject complements.
me, us, him, her, it, them, you
Use these pronouns as objects of verb or objects of preposition.
my, mine, her, hers, his, it, its, their, theirs, your, yours
Use these pronouns to show possession. Note: No apostrophes!
Three Frequent Pronoun Problems
1. Compound subjects
My buddy and
] went shopping. [Ignore "my buddy and"; focus on subject of verb.]
2. Compound objects
Send the note to him or
]. [Ignore "him or"; focus on object of preposition.
3. Confused possessive pronouns
The bill and
] amendments are on file. [Don't confuse the contraction it is with the
possessive pronoun its.]
] is the only team making a presentation. [Possessive pronouns have no
Underline any pronoun errors in the following. Write a correct form above. If the sentence is
correct, write C.