What is a Pronoun

A pronoun is a word that replaces or a noun. Except, it’s not as simple as just replacing. Pronouns have to follow rules as well:

  1. must clearly identify the noun its replacing
  2. must agree with the number(s) of noun(s)
  3. must agree in narrative use (e.g. first person, third person, etc.)
Male Female Both Male & Female Thing All
he her anybody all
him hers anyone another
himself herself both any
his hers each other anything

all another any anybody anyone anything both each each other either everybody everyone everything few he her hers herself him himself his

I through O

it its itself little many me mine more most much my myself neither no one nobody none nothing one one another other others our ours ourselves

S through Y

several she some somebody someone something that their theirs them themselves these they this those us we what whatever which whichever who whoever whom whomever whose you your yours yourself yourselves