What is a personal pronoun?
- The personal pronoun takes the place of a specific person, group, or thing.
- The personal pronouns in English grammar take various forms according to number, person, case and gender.
Types and Forms of Personal Pronouns:
- First person: The person who is talking (I, we)
- Second person: the person or persons being addressed (you)
- Third person: The person being talked about (he, she, it, they)
- Singular: I, me, my, mine, you, yours, he, him, his, she, her, hers, it, its
- Plural: we, us, our, ours, you, yours, they, them, their, theirs
- Male (he), Female (she) or Neuter (it)
- Subject: I, we, you, he, she, it, they
- Object: me, you, him, her, it, us, them
Table of basic personal pronouns
|Number||Singular||Plural||Singular and Plural||singular||singular||singular||Plural|
|Reflexive Pronoun||myself||ourselves||yourself /yourselves||himself||herself||itself||themselves|
Example Of Personal Pronoun
I like tea.
He loves you.
She is clever.
It doesn’t work.
We went home.