2 State StandardsSPI Identify the correct use of nouns (i.e., common/proper, singular/plural, possessives) and pronouns (i.e., agreement, subject, object) within context.
3 I Can StatementsI can identify the correct use of pronouns (i.e., agreement, subject, object) within context.I can identify the correct use of subject and object pronouns.I can correctly use subject and object pronouns.
5 I. PronounsA pronoun is a word that takes the place of one or more nouns.2. The most frequently used pronouns are called personal pronouns. They refer to people or things.
6 Singular and Plural We Us You They Them I Me You He She Him Her It Replace a singular noun with a singular pronounReplace a plural noun with a plural pronoun.IMeYouHeSheHimHerItWeUsYouTheyThem
7 A subject pronoun is used as the subject of a sentence. Examples: Subject PronounsA subject pronoun is used as the subject of a sentence.Examples:She is my best friend.It is my dog.Does he know the answer?You and I will meet later.
8 Object PronounsAn object pronoun is used as the direct/indirect object or the object of a preposition.Examples: (copy two)Give the book to me.The teacher gave her a reprimand.I will tell you a story.Susan read it to them.
9 Possessive Pronouns A possessive pronoun is a pronoun that shows who orwhat has something. Apossessive pronoun may takethe place of a possessivenoun.
10 Possessive Pronouns Used before nouns Used alone ours yours theirs Possessive pronouns have two forms. One form isused before a noun. The other form is used alone.oursyourstheirsminehis, hers, itsUsedaloneouryourtheirmyhis, her, itsUsed before nounsPluralSingular
11 Possessive PronounsPossessive pronouns are not written withapostrophes. The pronoun its, for example,shows possession. The word it’s, on the otherhand, is a contraction of it is. Read thefollowing sentences. Notice the meaning of thewords in red type.Its central character is Winnie Foster. (possessive pronoun)It’s about the adventures of Winnie Foster. (contraction of It is)
12 Reflexive PronounsReflexive pronouns - are personal pronouns that have "-self" or "-selves" added to the end.Ex.Bob finished the homework himself.
13 Reflexive Pronouns Myself Yourself Herself Himself Itself Ourselves YourselvesThemselves
14 Indefinite PronounsIndefinite pronouns - are pronouns that do not refer to a specific person or thing.Someone, anybody, and, everyone are indefinite pronouns.Someone stole my wallet!
15 Indefinite Pronouns Both Others Few Several Many Anybody Everybody SingularPluralAnybodyEverybodyNothingAnyoneEveryoneSomeoneNobodyEachSomethingBothOthersFewSeveralMany
16 Interrogative Pronouns An interrogative pronoun is used to ask questions.Who, Whom, Which, WhatYou will find who, whom, and are used to refer to people, and which and what are used to refer to things and to animals.
17 Who or WhomWho acts as the subject of a verb, while whom acts as the object of a verb, preposition, or a verbal.Who wrote the novel Rockbound? Subject of the sentenceTo whom do you wish to speak? Object of the preposition
18 Quiz1. To ____________ did you give the book? WHO WHOM 2. I can’t remember _____________ told me that ? 3. ____________ responsible for this decision? WHO'S 4. You may give this money to ____________ you please. WHOEVER WHOMEVER 5. ____________ did this should be kicked out of office.
19 1. To ___whom_________ did you give the book? WHO WHOM 2. I can’t remember who told me that.3. ___Who’s_________ responsible for this decision?WHO'S4. You may give this money to _whomever you please.WHOEVERWHOMEVER5. Whoever did this should be kicked out of office.