Kinds of Pronoun
1- Personal Pronoun:
It is used in place of name with three categories:
1st Person: I, we
2nd Person: You
3rd Person: He, she, it, they
These categories have further three cases table of which is as follows:
|2- Demonstrative Pronoun:|
It is used to point out some noun.
This is the person who has stolen my pen.
That is a ball.
These, those etc are Demonstrative Pronouns.
3- Distributive Pronoun:
It is used to distribute or separate nouns.
either, or, neither, nor, each, every etc.
4- Reflexive Pronoun:
It ends on “self or selves” followed by any case of Personal Pronoun.
Myself, themselves, itself, himself etc.
5- Relative Pronoun:
It is used to relate some noun to its pronoun.
This is the pen which was stolen.
He is the boy whom I had met before.
The name going before a Relative pronoun is called Antecedent.
In the above examples, pen and boy are Antecedents.
6- Interrogative Pronoun:
It is question word used in place of noun.
What, when, where, who etc.
7- Emphatic Pronoun:
It is used to emphasize or stress some noun. It can be said to be a demonstrative pronoun as well.
This is the scene which I like the most.