English Short Notes: Pronouns Rules For SBI PO Clerk - 2016 SSC CGL All Exams
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Rule 1: We should use the personal pronouns in the order of 231 for good results ( I mean, Second Person, Third Person, First Person).
The order 123 (First Person, Second Person and Third Person) is also possible when we admit guilt.
Rule 2: A Pronoun in the nominative form should be compared with the same form of the pronoun.
Rule 3: A Pronoun in the objective case is used after "Let / Between / Any Preposition"
Rule 4: When a pronoun stands for a collective noun, it should be used in the singular form.
Rule 5: When two singular nouns are joined by "and", refer to the same person, the pronoun used in their place
should be singular in form.
Rule 6: A singular pronoun should be used when two singular nouns are joined by either or / neither nor
Rule 7: A pronoun in the plural form should be used when two nouns of different members are joined by "or" or "nor".
Rule 8: The distributive pronouns "Either / Neither / None / Any / No one" are used with singular verbs.
Either / Neither ........................Used for two Person / Things
None / No one / Any ................Used for more than two person / things.
Any ...........................Used for more than two persons / things. Have a look at some
Rule 9: The Reciprocal pronouns "Each other / One another"
Each other - For two persons
One another - For more than two persons.
The two sister hate each other.
The five brother love one another.
Rule 10: The indefinite pronoun "One" should be used as "One's" for its possessive case.
Rule 11: The verbs such as "Hurt / Cheat / Prostrate / Introduce / Present / Absent / Satisfy / Prepare / Enjoy / Avail of" are followed by either "an" object or "a" reflexive pronoun. (Myself / Ourselves / Yourself / Yourselves) (Himself / Herself / Itself / Themselves)
Rule 12: The use of Relative Pronouns:
Who................. for Persons
Which .................for Things.
That .................is used both for persons and things.
Rule 13: The word "Who" as a relative pronoun is used in the nominative case, takes a verb.
The word "Whom" as a relative pronoun is used in the objective case (takes no verb)
Rule 14: Agreement of the verb with its antecedent in number and person
Rule 15: If a pronoun is to be placed after "to be", the pronoun in the subjective case is used.
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