Sentences With Pronoun Agreement
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Rewrite the following sentence in the space provided and first replace the subject Laura with a subject pronoun; So replace the object subname Amy with an object pronoun. In most cases, you don`t need to discuss whether you need the singulate or plural form. Spoken English that you have heard repeatedly will help you make the right choice of pronoun if you are writing. NOTE: The plural pronoun their replaces both male and female nouns. When used in the plural, a group noun means more than one group. Of course, you need a plural pronoun of reference. Whenever you use a personal name like them, he or she, you must first determine its predecessor, the word that replaces the pronoun. Here`s a simple example to give you an idea of what a pronoun reference error looks like: We call President Lincoln anTECEDENT because he`s in front of the pronoun that relates to it later. (ante = before) In the first sentence, the shoes make a singular, so it is the pronoun that agrees. In the second sentence, shoes, a plural noun, have all the power. Some also become plural, and they are the appropriate pronoun for compliance. 3. However, the beginnings of subsequent indeterminate pronouns can be either singular or plural, depending on how they are used in a sentence.
However, the following guidelines can help us determine which reference pronoun corresponds to these noun antecedents. If the subject of the sentence is plural, the pronoun in the sentence also becomes plural. Changes in numbers like those mentioned above are common in informal situations. However, they are not yet accepted in formal speech and writing. To avoid them, try to make the previous plural or rephrase the sentence so that the pronoun is omitted: below are the staff pronouns. They are quoted personally because they normally refer to people (except for things). Each of these names can be replaced by a pronoun. If we replace John (the subject of the sentence) with a pronoun, we choose it, a subject pronoun. In the sentence above, Clara is the noun and it is the pronoun that corresponds to Clara. Demonstrative pronouns refer to a particular subject.
First, you can replace a regular pluralist noun for the collective noun.. . . .