Pronouns Worksheet-1

Pronouns Worksheet-1

 

  1. Pick out the personal pronoun in the given sentence:

We saw a tiger in the zoo today.

A. Tiger              B. Zoo                 C. Today            D. We

 

  1. Pick out the Interrogative pronoun in the given sentence:

Which is the doll that belongs to you?

A. Which            B. Doll                C. That               D. You

 

  1. Pick out the demonstrative pronoun in the given sentence:

Whoever thought of that is very clever.

A. Whoever       B. That               C. Clever            D. Very

 

  1. Pick out the emphatic pronoun in the given sentence:

My mother herself will buy a new dress for me.

A. My                  B. Herself          C. Me                  D. Mother

 

  1. Pick out the reflexive pronoun in the given sentence:

The boy has hurt himself badly.

A. Boy                 B. Hurt               C. Himself         D. The

 

  1. Pick out the demonstrative pronoun in the given sentence:

These are the very gloves which I lost.

A. These             B. Which            C. Very               D. I

 

  1. Pick out the possessive pronoun in the given sentence:

The new ball is mine; where is your ball?

A. Your               B. Mine              C. Where           D. New

 

  1. Pick out the Interrogative pronoun in the given sentence:

What did you say your name was?

A. Your               B. Name             C. What              D. You

 

  1. Pick out the demonstrative pronoun in the given sentence:

Who told you that?

A. Who               B. You                 C. That               D. Told

 

  1. Pick out the personal pronoun in the given sentence:

This is my friend. She is coming to our house.

A. This                B. My                  C. She                 D. Our

 

Answer Key:

  1. D

Explanation: ‘We’ is used for the first person; hence it is a personal pronoun.

 

  1. A

Explanation: ‘Which’ 'asks a question' and hence it is an Interrogative pronoun.

 

  1. B

Explanation: ‘That’ 'points out to' the thought; hence it is a demonstrative pronoun.

 

  1. B

Explanation: ‘Herself’ emphasises on ‘mother’; hence it is an emphatic pronoun.

 

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Himself’ reflects on ‘boy’; hence it is a reflexive pronoun.

 

  1. A

Explanation: ‘These’ 'points out to' gloves; hence it is a demonstrative pronoun.

 

  1. B

Explanation: ‘Mine’ (not followed by a noun) 'shows possession'; hence it is a possessive pronoun. 

 

  1. C

Explanation: ‘What’ (not followed by a noun) 'asks a question'; hence it is an Interrogative pronoun.

 

  1. C

Explanation: ‘That’(not followed by a noun) 'points out to' something that has been told; hence it is a demonstrative pronoun.

 

  1. C

Explanation: ‘She’ is used for the third person; hence it is a personal pronoun.