What Are Personal Pronouns?

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Which pronouns are present in the following sentence?

She said, 'Gosh, Darren, it is almost like you don't know the first thing about human sacrifice!'

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1.

Which pronouns are found in the following sentence?

'I kept telling her that we would go back for Elmo, but I knew we had left him behind. '

2.

Which of the following correctly identifies the subjective and objective pronouns found in the following sentence?

'Run away from the hooded monks with the giant swords?' he asked. 'You don't have to tell me twice.'

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Personal pronouns can make sentences easier to read. This quiz/worksheet combo will help test your understanding of identifying personal pronouns. You'll be tested on areas that include subjective and objective personal pronouns, singular and plural personal pronouns, and pronoun agreement.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments will test you on the following aspects of identification of personal pronouns:

  • Subjective and objective personal pronouns
  • Singular and plural personal pronouns
  • Pronoun agreement

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve personal pronoun practice problems
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding subject and object pronouns
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify personal pronouns in sentences

Additional Learning

To learn more about personal pronouns, review the accompanying lesson titled What Are Personal Pronouns? This lesson covers the following topics:

  • Subjective and objective personal pronouns
  • Singular and plural personal pronouns
  • First, second, and third person pronouns
  • The social context of pronouns
  • Pronoun agreement
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