Daily Grammar

Quiz for Lessons 21-25

Parts of Speech - Pronouns

Instructions: Find the personal pronouns. Tell if they are intensive, reflexive, or possessive, and if they have an antecedent, name it.

1. I want you yourself to come tomorrow.

I want you yourself to come tomorrow.
  -- yourself - intensive pronoun
  -- you is the antecedent for yourself

2. The decision itself is yours to make.

The decision itself is yours to make.
  -- itself - intensive pronoun
  -- yours - possessive pronoun
  -- decision is the antecedent for itself

3. She gave herself up to the police.

She gave herself up to the police.
  -- herself - reflexive pronoun
  -- She is the antecedent for herself

4. My brother gave me his pet snake.

My brother gave me his pet snake.
  -- My and his - possessive pronouns
  -- brother is the antecedent for his

5. You can tie your shoe by yourself.

You can tie your shoe by yourself.
  -- your - possessive pronoun
  -- yourself - reflexive pronoun
  -- You is the antecedent for your and yourself.

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