Pronouns Quiz

1) Pronouns take the place of

  1. a noun
  2. a verb
  3. an adjective

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2) What do pronouns help us add to our speech and writing?

  1. personality
  2. variety
  3. detail

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3) What sort of pronouns are the words "he", "me" and "you"?

  1. interrogative
  2. possessive
  3. personal

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4) What sort of pronoun is the word "we"?

  1. singular
  2. subject
  3. object

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5) Which personal pronoun is almost always used for a thing?

  1. he
  2. it
  3. they

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6) To refer to something that is far from you, use the pronoun

  1. this
  2. that
  3. these

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7) "This is Lisa speaking." In this sentence, what sort of the pronoun is the word "This"?

  1. reciprocal
  2. demonstrative
  3. personal

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8) Possessive pronouns can be subject pronouns or

  1. object pronouns
  2. interrogative pronouns
  3. indefinite pronouns

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9) With a singular pronoun the verb should be

  1. singular
  2. plural
  3. singular or plural

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10) What sort of pronoun are the words "each other" and "one another"?

  1. interrogative
  2. reciprocal
  3. indefinite

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