DEMOSTRATIVE ADJECTIVES

THIS – THAT – THESE - THOSE

DEFINITION
Demonstrative adjectives are used to determine the location of things and they are the following:

THIS – THESE
This and these are used to refer to people and things, situations and experiences that are close to the speaker or very close in time. Examples:

THIS box.

THESE boxes.

THAT – THOSE
That and those are used to refer to people and things, situations and experiences that are more distant, either in time or physically. Examples: THAT box. THOSE boxes. boxes.

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