Lesson 4: Four Nouns and Pronouns

Lesson 4: Four Nouns and Pronouns

Lesson Four

Nouns and Pronouns

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Nouns represent people, places, things, activities, emotions, and ideas.

(1) a person

actor

actor

(2) a place

nicaragua

Nicaragua

(3) a thing

pliers

pliers

(4) an emotion

baby and mother

love

(5) an idea

idea

idea

Examples of nouns:

1. That man is an actor.

2. That country is beautiful.

3. I use pliers to fix things.

4. Everyone needs love.

5. I have an idea! Let’s go see a movie!

 

 

Nouns are divided into two main groups:

Count Nouns

and

Noncount Nouns

(click on the links above for examples and then come back here)

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Pronouns represent nouns: I, you, he, she, it, we, and they are….

Subject Pronouns

Singular
Plural
I
We
You
You
He
They
She
It

This quicktime video is for the pronouns “you” and “I.”

(Right click to download to your computer.)

I am a teacher.

Noun: teacher

Pronoun: I

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You are a student.

Noun: student

Pronoun: You

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He is a guitar player

Noun: player

Pronoun: He

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She is a mother.

Noun: mother.

Pronoun: she

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It is a radio.

Noun: radio

Pronoun: It

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We are people.

Noun: people

Pronoun: We

(I + You) = We

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You are students.

Noun: Students

Pronoun: You

Note: “You” can be singular or plural

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They are a family.

Noun: family

Pronoun: They

“They” is always plural.

It can be used for people or things.

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They are wooden chairs.

Noun: chairs

Pronoun: They

“They” is a plural pronoun for the chairs.

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There are also….

Object Pronouns

Singular
Plural
me
us
you
you
him
them
her
It

Part A.
Directions: Complete each sentence with the correct subject pronoun.
1. ______ is a student. (a man)
2. ________ are students (a boy and a girl in a photo)
3. Is ______ a good car? (a thing)
4. ________ are at home. (two people you think about)
5. ______ is from Nicaragua. (a woman)
6. ________ are not very good computers. (a group)
7. ______ am at work. (oneself)
8. Is _______ cold today? (the weather)
9. Are _______ members of the website? (people)
10. _____ and I are in the same class. (a woman)
Part B.
Directions: Complete each sentence with the correct object pronoun.
1. John teaches ______ English every day. (you and I)
2. There’s some mail for _____ in the mailbox. (I)
3. I like _____ very much. (you–singular or plural)
4. She works with ______ at that company. (a man)
5. He likes ________ very much. (a woman)
6. They like to eat _______ with cream cheese. (a thing)
7. Sue usually puts _______ in the refrigerator. (things)
8. Please give it to ________. (I)
9. They want _______ to work this weekend. (you and I)
10. I want ________ to do something for me. (you)

 

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