Daily Grammar

Lesson 30

Parts of Speech - Pronouns

This lesson is a review of the five kinds of pronouns.

Instructions: Find each pronoun and tell what kind it is. It is either personal, relative, demonstrative, indefinite, or interrogative.

1. From whom did you get that?

From whom did you get that ?
  -- whom - interrogative pronoun
  -- you - personal pronoun
  -- that - demonstrative pronoun

2. Neither of my brothers would read me the story.

Neither of my brothers would read me the story.
  -- Neither - indefinite pronoun
  -- my and me - personal pronouns

3. You need someone who will be kind to others.

You need someone who will be kind to others.
  -- You - personal pronoun
  -- someone and others - indefinite pronouns
  -- who - relative pronoun

4. What does this have to do with me?

What does this have to do with me ?
  -- What - interrogative pronoun
  -- this - demonstrative pronoun
  -- me - personal pronoun

5. I liked the play that you hated.

I liked the play that you hated.
  -- I and you - personal pronouns
  -- that - relative pronoun

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