English Pronoun Chart | Examples of Pronoun | Rules of Pronoun | Types of Pronoun

Words which are use instead of noun are known as pronoun. However, in grammar it is being defined as the word or the phase which are substituted in place of the noun. Thus, words which can be replaced in known as the pronoun’s antecedent. Moreover, the work performed by the noun can also be done by this as well. So, it can easily act as a subject, direct object, indirect object, object of the preposition and more. Thus, there are various words which are of very short words. Example:

  • He
  • She
  • They
  • It
  • We
  • Who

Examples of Pronoun:

  • I have lost my pen. Buy a new pen for me.
  • We are getting bored. Let us go for a movie.
  • She sang very well. Everyone clapped for her.
  • Look at Mary she is dancing.
  • They are glad to see her.
  • Ann and Lily have come to see her.
  • This is her pen.
  • The girl who is simple is respected by all.
  • He is going home.
  • We are going on vacation.

Rules of Pronoun:

However, there are few important rules for using this. So, go through them read the examples and notice how the rules are followed. So, that you can learn the way to use this.

  • Use subject in the sentence. Example: We did a great job.
  • However, you must also use subject to rename the subject. Example: It was she who decided we should go to Hawaii.
  • Moreover, the Indefinite pronouns don’t have antecedents. As they are capable enough of standing on their own. For example: No one likes the sound of fingernails on a chalkboard.
  • They are also capable of Object pronouns are used as direct objects, indirect objects, and objects of prepositions. These include: you, me, him, her, us, them, and it. Example: David talked to her about the mistake.
  • Moreover, the Possessive pronouns show ownership. Thus, they do not need apostrophes. Example: The cat washed its whiskers.

Types of Pronoun:

However, this can be divided into numerous categories. Thus, these are:

  1. Personal Pronoun.
  2. Reflexive Pronoun.
  3. Indefinite/Distributive Pronoun.
  4. Demonstrative Pronoun.
  5. Possessive Pronoun.
  6. Relative Pronoun.
  7. Interrogative Pronoun.
  8. Reciprocal Pronoun.