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W HAT ARE PRONOUNS ? Pronouns replace a noun in a sentence Subject pronouns replace the subject (I, you, he/she… yo, tú, él/ella) Object pronouns replace the object in the sentence… not doing the action (it, him, her….)
L OS D IRECTOS Answer the question who? What? In a sentence We buy the dog We buy it (it is what we buy) MENOS TEOS LO/LALOS/LAS
L OS I NDIRECTOS Answer the question TO/FOR WHOM? In a sentence We buy the dog for Bart We buy it for him(it is for him we buy) MENOS TEOS LELES
O TRAS REGLAS … Pronouns are placed before the verb in spanish. We sell it. Lo vendemos. However, you ‘can’ attach to an infinitive or a present participle. Tenemos que venderlo. / Lo tenemos que vender. Estamos vendiendolo. / Lo estamos vendiendo. When must you attach?
If you have two pronouns back to back that start with ‘l’… the first one must be changed to ‘se’ We buy it for him. Se lo compramos.
S TEPS … Identify Subject Identify verb Conjugate verb to match subject Identify types of pronouns you have Look at chart and decide what they are Place in front of verb Double check for the double ‘l’
P RACTICA I buy the cats. Do you see him? We are going to sell them. I give them it. They write it for her.
L OS R EFLEXIVOS When are they used? How do you conjugate the verb? Where does the pronoun go? MENOS TEOSSE