Pronouns Worksheet-3

Pronouns Worksheet-3

 

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

Will you give Sunil this number of mine?

A. Sunil              B. This                C. Mine              D. You

 

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

Those balls as well as these are all mine.

A. Those             B. These             C. Mine              D. All

 

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

Those balls as well as these are all mine.

A. Those             B. These             C. All                   D. Mine

 

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

My sister will meet the guests at the station herself.

A. My                  B. Sister             C. Guests           D. Herself

 

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

My sister herself will meet the guests at the station.

A. My                  B. Herself          C. Sister             D. Guests

 

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

My brother and some friends of his will come to meet me.

A. My                  B. His                 C. Friends          D. Me

 

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

My brother and some friends of his will come to meet me.

A. My                  B. His                 C. Friends          D. Me

 

  1. Pick out the personal pronoun in the given sentence:
    This tree is quite tall. It gives good shade too.

A. This                B. It                     C. Tree               D. Shade

 

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

What do you mean by that remark?

A. What              B. That               C. You                 D. Remark

 

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

My brother and his friend will come and get the snacks themselves.

A. My                                               B. Themselves

C. His                                              D. Snacks

 

Answer Key:

  1. C

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

 

  1. B

Explanation: ‘These’ (not followed by a noun) 'points out to' balls; hence it is a demonstrative pronoun.

 

  1. D

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

 

  1. D

Explanation: ‘Herself’ does not come immediately after ‘sister’; hence it is a reflexive pronoun.

 

  1. B

Explanation: ‘Herself’ comes immediately after ‘sister’; hence it is an emphatic pronoun.

 

  1. D

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

 

  1. B

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

 

  1. B

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

 

  1. A

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

 

  1. B

Explanation: ‘Themselves’ does not come immediately after ‘my brother…’; hence it is a reflexive pronoun.