Concepts of English: Using Adjectives, Pronouns and Prepositions
This week our students will be practicing answers to comprehension questions about short story, The Family Reunion. Students will also learn to use pronouns and prepositions, as they write a summary for the short story.
Resources to study/ review:
Subject Pronouns-Pronouns that are the subject of the sentence are called subject pronouns. These are:
I - I love learning English!
You - You are my best student.
She - She has a nice voice.
He - He forgot his textbook.
It - It was on the table.
We - We have to leave soon.
They - They all cleaned up together.
Object pronouns-Object pronouns are used when the person or thing is the object of the sentence:
Me - Can they hear me?
You - I will wait for you.
Her - What's wrong with her?
Him - Mary said she wants to marry him.
It - Who broke it?
Us - She will email us tomorrow.
You - Is anyone sitting next to you?
Them - I will take them.
Prepositions - also known as prepositions of time, place and location (in, on, at)