Personal pronouns are pronouns which replace the name of a person or a group of people.
First person singular: I, me, my, mine, myself
Second person singular: you, yours, your, yourself
Third person singular masculine: he, him, his, himself
Third person singular feminine: she, her, hers, herself
Third person singular neutral: one, it, its (note the lack of apostrophe), itself
First person plural: we, us, our, ours, ourselves
Second person plural: you, your, yours, yourselves
Third person plural (gender neutral): they, them, theirs, their, themselves
PERSONAL SUBJECT PRONOUNS:
A subject pronoun is a personal pronoun that is used as the subject of a verb. I, you, he, she, it, we and they are the subject personal pronouns used in English. They are used to substitute the names of the people or things that perform actions.
Personal Pronoun – Subject:
- They spent the night singing loudly. (The substitute the name of the people
who spent the night singing.)
PERSONAL OBJECT PRONOUNS:
An object pronoun is a personal pronoun that is used as the object of a verb. Me, you, him, her, it, us and them are the object personal pronouns used in English. They are used to substitute the names of the people or things that are affected by an action.
Personal Pronoun – Object:
- Lina broke it. (It substitutes the name of the thing that Lina broke.