pronoun is used in place of noun. Pronouns are usually short words and
are used to make sentences less repetitive.
pronoun has the following characteristics
First person (the speaker)
(I, me, we, us)
Second person (the person spoken to)
Third person (the ones spoken about)
(he, him, she, her, it, they, them)
– she, her
– he, him
– it, they, them
1. She is a nice girl.
2. He likes ice-cream.
3. It doesn't work
– I, you, he, she, it, me, him, her
– we, you, they, us, them
like to play cricket.
may get good marks in this exam.
you, he, she, it, we, you, they
me, you, him, her, it, us, you, them
like tea. (‘I’ is subject pronoun as the pronoun is the subject of the sentence.)
Ria helped me. (‘Me’ is
object pronoun as it is affected in
some way by the subject of the sentence)