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PRONOUN
Types of Pronouns Uses of Pronouns - It, One, Oneself, One's
Personal Possessive Reflexive Demonstrative Indefinite
Distributive Reciprocal Relative Interrogative WH-Question Words
Reflexive Pronoun

Reflexive pronouns are used when a person or thing is referring to the same person or thing. Reflexive pronouns end in "-self" (singular) or "-selves" (plural).

There are eight reflexive pronouns:

Singular
1. myself
2. yourself
3. himself
4. herself
5. itself
Plural
6. ourselves
7. yourselves
8. themselves

Reflexive Pronoun.
 
Reflexives are part of Personal Pronouns. They are – Myself, Yourself, Yourselves, Herself, Themselves, Himself, Itself, Oneself.
 
a. They are used to emphasis/stress:
Examples
I did write the letter  
I myself wrote the letter. (It gives more stress/force)
  OR  
The letter was written by myself. (They can be placed after noun or at the end of the sentence.)
     
 
b. As object of the verb-Here what a person or thing does to himself/itself is shown.
Examples
The Lady dressed before the mirror.  
The Lady dressed herself before the mirror  
The child hid behind the tree.  
The child hid itself behind the tree.  
Uses of Reflexive Pronouns.
 
Examples
I prefer to work by myself.
Why do you blame yourself?
Kevin sent himself a message.
The girl is learning to dress herself.
My dog hurt itself.
We blame ourselves.
Can you help yourselves?
They cannot take care of themselves.
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Types of Pronouns Uses of Pronouns - It, One, Oneself, One's
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