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PERSONAL PRONOUNS

A. Definition and Examples
PERSONAL PRONOUNS
I ,you , we , they , he , she , it
Pronouns such as ‘I’ , ‘you’ , ‘we’ , ‘they’ ‘he’ , ‘she’ and ‘it’ are used to
replace the names of people ,animals or things. They are used at the
beginning of a sentence before verb.
EXAMPLES
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I like to eat chocolates.

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You are my best friend.

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They are my friends.

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Amin has a pet monkey. It has a long tail.

A. Substitution table
Read the substitution tables below.
Azmir

boy.

Shila

is a

girl.

He

goes to Sekolah Kebangsaan Tualang.

Zaidi and Rosdi

are

boys

She

go to Sekolah Kebangsaan Tualang.

girls.

They

Shima and Aida

He

studies

She

study

They

In Year 6 Bijak.

He

cycles to school.

She

walks to school.

They

Write four paragraphs from the substitution tables given.
1._______________________________________________________________________
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2.______________________________________________________________________
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3._____________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________
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4.____________________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________
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B. Read the sentences and detect the errors.
1. This is John. She is a good boy.

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2. You am not well so I did not go to school.
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3. They has many kind of stamps in her collection
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4. Those boys are friends. We like each other.
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5. The cat could not walk because he has a broken leg.
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C. Fill in the blanks with suitable Personal Pronouns.
1. Do not throw away old papers and bottles. _________ can be used again.
2. Hamid and I enjoy baking cookies. ___________ always bake them in the evening.
3. Your brother is here. __________ wants to see you.
4. Zairul’s mother is not feeling well. ___________ is at the hospital.
5. The elephant is a mammal. __________ is very big.

D. Text Completion
Read the passage carefully. Choose the best personal pronoun to fill in
the blanks.

Last Friday , I went to the market with (1)________________ mother.
(2)_________ bought a chicken. Then , (3)_______ put (4)__________ in
her basket. After that , (5) _________ went to the fish stall. Pak Dollah, the
fishmonger , helped (6)__________ to select some fresh fish.
(7)__________ is very helpful and friendly. My mother likes to buy fish from
(8) ____________. Finally , (9)____________ bought some vegetables
and fruits. Then , (10) ___________ went home.

E. Construct sentences using the words given.
1.

brush - their - teeth - going - bed
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2.

see - school - on - your – left
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3.

called - her - sister - fetch - school
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4.

proud - be - Malaysians
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5.

look - after - its - kitten

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POSSESSIVE ADJECTIVES
A. Definition and Examples

POSSESSIVE ADJECTIVES
my , her , his , their , our
Pronouns such as my , her , his , their , our , its are used to show
possession . It is used before objects / people .
EXAMPLE
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This is my book.
That is her bag.
That is his new car.
The boys carry their own bags.

A. Substitution table
Read the substitution tables below.
Today is

Deepavali.
Hari Raya.

He
She

is serving

Azlan
Latha

his

is wearing

friends some

her

They greet

her
his

new

baju Melayu.
saree.

ketupat and lemang.
thosai and murruku.

him

Selamat Hari Raya.

her

Happy Deepavali.

Write two paragraphs from the substitution tables given.
1._______________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________________

________________________________________________________________________
2.______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________

B. Read the sentences and detect the errors.
1. A policeman stopped Zamani and me. He told them to cycle carefully.
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2. Call the children here and tell her to tidy the living room.
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3. Dolah gave me a goldfish. I put him in an aquarium.
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4. The headmaster scolded the boy because he tore him book.
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5. Pak Tam pulled his goats to the tree and tied her there.
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C. Fill in the blanks with suitable Possessive Adjectives
1.

A tiger has orange and black stripes on ________________ body.

2.

_________ grandfather is a rich man. I am proud of him.

3.

Last year , Sudir bought a bicycle for ______ brother’s birthday.

4.

Ziana has a sister. ________ sister is hardworking.

5.

The school boys are carrying ________ bags.

D. Text Completion
Read the passage carefully.
Choose the best Possessive Adjectives to fill in the blanks.
Last Saturday , I went to Laila’s house. It was (1)_________ birthday
and she invited (2)_________ to her party. (3) ________ mother baked
her a birthday cake. We ate a lot of food and played many games.
We really enjoyed ourselves.
When we were about to go home, it started to rain. Most of Laila’s
friends brought along (4) ___________ umbrellas, so they could go home.
I did not bring (5)___________ , so I borrowed Laila’s.
I will return it to her tomorrow.

E. Construct sentences using the words given.
1. combs - hair - morning
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2. mops - floor - everyday
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3. washes - face - every night
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4. brother - wipes - window panes
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5. brushes - teeth - twice - day
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OBJECTIVE PRONOUNS
A. Definition and Examples

OBJECTIVE PRONOUNS
me , you , us , them , him , her , it
Pronouns such as ‘me’ , ‘you’ , ‘us’ ,’them’ , ‘him’ , ‘her’ and ‘it’ are used
after prepositions.
These pronouns are also used after words that show actions.
EXAMPLE
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Ali passed the book to me.
(after the preposition to)
Pak Mat was angry with them.
(after the preposition with)
He gave us some money.
(after the action ‘gave’)
Let’s ask him for the ball.
( after the action ‘ask’ )

A. Substitution table
Read the substitution tables below.
Encik Daud is my grandfather.
Encik Ali

me

Is Saiful’s brother.

He loves

Encik Musa is Salina’s uncle.

always bought him
her
I
Saiful
Salina

very much.

her
me

He

him

ice-cream and chocolates.
buns and breads.
books and magazines.
my grandfather.

likes

his brother.
her uncle.

Write three paragraphs from the substitution tables given.
1._______________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________________

________________________________________________________________________
2.______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________
3.______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________

B. Read the sentences and detect the errors.
1. Pak Tam pulled his goats to the tree and tied him there.
____________________________________________
2. If you see Mariam tell she to see me.
____________________________________________
3. Are your coming here for the meeting?
_____________________________________________
4. The kidnappers locked he in an old wooden house.
_____________________________________________
5. “You promised to take our to the museum, didn’t you?” the boys
asked their father.
_______________________________________________
C. Fill in the blanks with suitable Objective Pronouns.
1. Karina picked up the coin and put _______ in her purse.
2. Please help _________ to do my homework.

3. The lady told me not to stare at __________.
4. Mother swept the dried leaves and left ___________ in a pile by the tree.
5. We presented ___________ with a bicycle for his birthday.

D. Text Completion
Read the passage carefully. Choose the best objective pronoun to fill in
the blanks.
Last week , I decided to wash my shoes by myself. My brother who
saw (1)___________ washing my shoes said, “ Do I have to wash mine too?”
“ Yes, (2) ___________ too have to wash (3) ____________ by yourself.”
I replied.
Then both of (4)___________ washed our shoes together. After washing our
shoes, we went to the kitchen to make ourselves some sandwiches.
Then we went to the living room to join mother who was busy arranging (5) ________
flowers .
Just then , father came in and said, “ Good boys. I heard that
(6) _________ wash your shoes today.”

E. Construct sentences using the words given.
1. walks - her -- school
______________________________________________

2. drives - his - office
_____________________________________________
3. gives - us - money
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4. teaches - them - English Language
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5. feeds - it - food
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POSSESIVE PRONOUNS
A) Detect the errors in the sentences below and rewrite them.
1) Pak Gazali owns a big farm. The farm is hers

2) The ladies bought beautiful handbags. They are his.
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3) I forgot to bring my pen. Could you please lent me your?

4) I am very hungry. I wish the food is all my.
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5) The big bungalow belongs to my sister and I. It is us.
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POSSESSIVE PRONOUNS
A) Fill in the blanks with the correct possessive pronouns
( mine / yours / hers/ his / theirs / ours / its )

1. Miss Tan gave me the bun . It is ……………………. .
2. The necklace belongs to Aunt Sarah. It is …………
3. That is the new boy’s bike. It is …………
4. If you can pay RM 1000, then the antique clock will be ………….
5. Jason and his brother won a Mercedes Benz in the contest. The
expensive car is now …………………. .
6. This book is …………….. . I just bought it from the Popular
Bookstore.
7. The big bungalow is……….. .since her great grandfather passed
away
8. My new gown is red. Yours is blue. Mine is more beautiful than
……………….
9. Do not try to steal the fruits from our orchard. They are ………………
10.If Mr Jarred can answer all the questions correctly, then all the
money will be ………………… .

B) Read the text carefully, then fill in the blanks with the
POSSESSIVE PRONOUNS
( mine/ hers/ ours/ theirs / his )

Mr Jumanji had many toys. They were all…………….. . .He always
said “ These are all my precious toys. They are all ……………… . Nobody
can ever take it without my permission . “
Mr Jumanji soon grew old. He gave all the toys to his beloved
daughter, Mayfair. Mayfair was very happy for the toys were now …………
.Mayfair was a kind girl, She shared the toys with her little brother. Her
brother said “The toys are …………. ! “ Yes, all the toys belong to both of
them. They were ……………. .

C) Write sentences from the notes given below.
Example:
- doll – hers – mother-bought -her

The doll is hers. Her mother bought it for her .
1) - ipad – mine – father-gave-me
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2) - shirt - his – aunt -sewed – him
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3) - present - theirs – teacher - gave- them
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4) – jewels – ours – grandparents – passed –us
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5) – car – yours – boss – paid – you
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REFLEXIVE PRONOUNS
A) Read the substitution table below and write four short paragraph

Sofea
Jason
En Johan and his family
My Family and I

went for a picnic last weekend.

She

herself.

He
They
We

himself.
packed her clothes and prepared everything
themselves.
ourselves.

herself.
her.

She

It was a day full of fun for

himself.
him.

He
really enjoyed

them.

themselves.

They
ourselves.

us.

We

1._______________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________________

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2.______________________________________________________________________
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3.______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________
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4.______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________

B ) Find the mistakes in the sentences and correct them.
1. We enjoyed themselves at the picnic.
2. My brother made a cup of tea herself.

3. Did she complete the work himself?
4. “Can you finish your work myself ?” asked the teacher.
5. I always iron the shirt ourselves whenever my mother is busy.
6. All of you must tidy up your bed yourself in the morning.
7. The children have lots of fun. They really enjoyed ourselves.
8. Don’t worry. The dog can take care of myself.
9. Jonathan fell and hurt itself.
10. The wound on my arm can heal yourself.

REFLEXIVE PRONOUNS
C) Fill in the blanks with the correct RELEXIVE PRONOUNS.

( myself / yourself / yourselves / himself / herself / themselves /
ourselves)
1. Jason made a big kite all by ………………. .
2. Kate sewed …………………. a beautiful dress to wear on Christmas.
3. En Halim ‘s car was dirty so he washed it ………….. yesterday.
4. My uncle and aunt own a restaurant in Australia. They manage it
……………. .
5. My cat hurt ……………….. after a fight with the neighbour’s cat.
6. You must take care of……………… when you are away from home.
7. Everyone loves the cheese cake we baked …………….. .
8. The children enjoyed ………………….. very much last holiday.
9. The girl did the work by ……………….. without asking for help.
10) All of you must work as a team and cooked ……………….
a delicious meal.

D) Read the text and fill in the blanks with the correct REFLEXIVE
PRONOUNS

Once there was a beautiful girl named Mary Ann. She lived with
her aunt after her parents passed away. Her aunt was so cruel that she
made Mary Ann do all the housework by …………… .The aunt and her
daughter never did any house work………………… .

“ I’m so tired of doing everything at home all by……………….. , “
said Mary Ann. She remembered her mother told her.
always take care of …………. when I’m not here.”

E) Write sentences from the notes given.

“ You must

Example:
I – work – myself
I did the work myself.
1) – girls – washed – clothes – themselves

2) – cooked – food – ourselves.

3) Aiman – washed –car - himself
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4) We -have – picinic - enjoyed –
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5)– dog- had –fight – hurt –