5 Try It! Write a pronoun to replace the underlined nouns in each sentence. sheClara Barton was a teacher in New Jersey. ___________You and I know that she founded the Red Cross. ___________The Red Cross helped my family. ________________Weus
6 Practice Circle the pronouns in the paragraph My name is James Cook, and I am a sailor. In 1768, I became the captain of a ship. I burned vinegar and gunpowder on my ship, because they purified the air. I made the sailors eat fruit to help them stay healthy. They thanked me for caring about them.
7 Proofread Read the paragraph, and replace each underlined noun with the proper pronoun. Christopher Columbus sailed to America, and Christopher Columbus ______ started colonies there. Many explorers traveled across the Atlantic Ocean, and the explorers ______ saw new lands. We read about the explorers ______ in history books.hetheythem