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Example sentences from the Web for pronoun
Oh, the heaven and hell wrought by the casual use of a pronoun.
He placed particular emphasis on the pronoun when he spoke the title aloud.
The pronoun is deliberate: the Sims was one of the first games to be played by women in significant numbers.SimCity Is Smarter Than You (Even If You’re an Urban Planner) |Josh Dzieza |February 26, 2013 |DAILY BEAST
He asks, “What magic is there in the pronoun ‘my,’ that should justify us in overturning the decisions of impartial truth?”Why Favoritism Is Virtuous: The Case Against Fairness |Stephen T. Asma |December 7, 2012 |DAILY BEAST
His famous mom still struggles with a pronoun for him, he tells Jacob Bernstein in an interview.
His pronoun hit antedates English itself, being the Anglo-Saxon neuter of he.Our Southern Highlanders |Horace Kephart
Case is that modification of a noun or a pronoun which denotes its relation to other words in the sentence.Business English |Rose Buhlig
The pronoun it (originally hit), as compared with he, is a specimen of gender.A Handbook of the English Language |Robert Gordon Latham
Pronounce′ment, act of pronouncing: an announcement or proclamation; Pronoun′cer.
I am going to exercitate my pupil over those verses to-day for pronoun practice.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25) |Robert Louis Stevenson
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Cultural definitions for pronoun
A word that takes the place of a noun. She, herself, it, and this are examples of pronouns. If we substituted pronouns for the nouns in the sentence “Please give the present to Karen,” it would read “Please give it to her.”