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Sammy quiz on pronouns
Pronouns agree in ______________ and ____________.
Number and gender
Pronouns take the place of ___________.
List the nominative (subjective) pronouns.
List the Objective Pronouns.
List the Possessive Pronouns.
What is a nominative pronoun's function in a sentence?
1. It can be the subject.
2. It can be the predicate nominative.
What is aobject give pronoun's function in a sentence?
1. It can be the object of the preposition.
2. It can be the direct object.
3. It can be the indirect object.
What is the function of a possessive pronoun in a sentence?
It shows ownership.
What is the subject of a sentence?
It says who or what the sentence is about.
Name the subject in this sentence:
She tries to do her best on the test.
She Is the subject.
What is a predicate nominative?
It is a word that occurs in the predicate (after the linkage verb), which means the same as the subject.
Find the predicate nominative in this sentence:
Their mom is the lady with the polka dotted skirt.
Predicate nominative is lady.
What is an object of a preposition?
The object of the preposition is the noun or pronoun that follows a preposition.
Name the objective pronoun in this sentence:
The baby took the bottle from her.
Her is the objective pronoun.
What is a direct object?
It is a noun or pronoun that receives the action of the verb.
Find the direct object in this sentence:
Ben read it before he went to bed.
It is the direct object.
What is an indirect object?
The indirect object "indirectly" receives a direct object.
What can be inserted mentally before an indirect object?
To OR for