2Subject Pronouns What are subject pronouns in English? What purpose do they serve?
3Subject Pronouns The subject pronouns in Spanish are: SINGULAR PLURAL YO – INOSOTROS – WENOSOTRAS – WE (ALL FEMALES)TÚ – YOU (FAMILIAR)VOSOTROS – YOU ALL*VOSOTRAS – YOU ALL (ALL FEMALE)ONLY USED IN SPAIN!!!!!!!!!ÉL – HEELLA – SHEUSTED – YOU (FORMAL)ELLOS –THEYELLAS – THEY (ALL FEMALES)USTEDES – YOU ALL
4Subject Pronouns Tú Usted Friend Teacher Relative The subject pronoun tú and usted both mean you when you’re talking to one person.However, they are used in different situations.TúUstedFriendTeacherRelativeAdult you’ve just metSomeone your ageSomeone you show respect to
5Subject PronounsAlthough subject pronouns are often left out, the pronoun usted is commonly stated when addressing someone to show respect.¿Cómo está usted ?How are you?
6Subject Pronouns USTEDES – You All VOSOTROS – You all Formal Friends The subject pronouns ustedes and vosotros mean you when talking to more than one person.They are also used in different situations.USTEDES – You AllVOSOTROS – You allFormalFriendsFamiliarRelativesAny groupPeople your ageOnly used in Spain!
7Subject PronounsThe pronouns nosotros, vosotros and ellos have feminine forms.MASCULINE – Group of all males or group of males and femalesFEMININE – Group of ONLY females!NOSOTROSNOSOTRASVOSOTROS (SPAIN)VOSOTRAS (SPAIN)ELLOSELLAS
8Using Pronouns Referring to them as YOU Talking TO someone Tú Friend UstedVosotrosVosotrasUstedesTalking TO someoneFriendAdultGroup of students in SpainAll female students in SpainGroup of adultsREMEMBER: There are 5 forms of the word YOU!
9Using Pronouns Talking ABOUT someone Self Juan Maria John y yo Maria y yo(all girls)Juan y MariaMaria y BeatrizReplacing nameYo (I)Él (He)Ella (She)Nosotros (We)Nosotras (We)Ellos (They)Ellas (They)
10Which of the following is the familiar “you”? tuusted[Default][MC Any][MC All]
11Which pronoun would you use if you were saying “we” and it was all girls? vosotrasnosotrasustedes[Default][MC Any][MC All]
12Which is the formal “you”? tuusted[Default][MC Any][MC All]
13Which pronoun is used only in Spain? Vosotros/VosotrasNosotros/NosotrasUstedes[Default][MC Any][MC All]
14Which pronoun would best complete the sentence: Maria es mi amiga Which pronoun would best complete the sentence: Maria es mi amiga. ____ es de Costa Rica.ElEllaNosotras[Default][MC Any][MC All]
15Which pronoun would you use if you were talking about a group of boys? nosotrosellasellos[Default][MC Any][MC All]
16Which pronoun would you use if you were talking to a group of boys? ustedesnosotrosellos[Default][MC Any][MC All]
17Exit Slip What are the subject pronouns in Spanish? What do they mean in English?Write a sentence first without using a subject pronoun, then rewrite it replacing the noun with the correct subject pronoun.Por ejemplo: Luisa es mi amiga. Ella es mi amiga.YOU CANNOT USE THIS SENTENCE! OR ANYTHING LIKE IT!