Term: Pronouns


A pronoun is a word that substitutes a noun or noun phrase. There are a number of different kinds of pronouns in English.


1   Demonstrative Pronoun - this, that, these, those
2   Personal Pronoun - I, you, he, she, etc..
3   Possessive Pronoun - mine, yours, his, etc..
4   Reflexive Pronoun - myself, yourself, etc..
5   Interrogative Pronoun - who, what, where, etc..
6   Negative Pronoun - nothing, no, nobody, etc..
7   Reciprocal pronoun - each other, etc..
8   Relative Clause - who, whose, which, that, etc..
9   Quantifier - some, any, something, much, many, little, etc.
10 Indefinite Pronoun - anyone, somebody, one, all, etc


See Also: Parts of Speech; Anaphora; Cataphora; Deixis; Endorphora

Category: Pronouns