شرح Demonstrative pronounsIbrahim | 19 October, 2012 | Grammar | No Comments السلام عليكم و رحمة الله , اليوم سنتناول درس Demonstrative pronouns.A demonstrative pronoun represents a thing or things:near in distance or time (this, these)far in distance or time (that, those)nearfarsingularthisthatpluralthesethose Here are some examples with demonstrative pronouns, followed by an illustration:This tastes good.Have you seen this?These are bad times.Do you like these? That is beautiful.Look at that!Those were the days!Can you see those?This is heavier than that.These are bigger than those.صورة demonstrative pronouns Do not confuse demonstrative pronouns with demonstrative adjectives. They are identical, but a demonstrative pronoun stands alone, while a demonstrative adjective qualifies a noun.That smells. (demonstrative pronoun)That book is good. (demonstrative adjective + noun)Normally we use demonstrative pronouns for things only. But we can use them for people when the person is identified. Look at these examples:This is Josef speaking. Is that Mary?That sounds like John.Related Posts شرح The Simple Future No Comments | Nov 8, 2012 شرح linking words No Comments | Nov 23, 2012 شرح what is a sentence 1 Comment | Nov 7, 2012 شرح Adjectives No Comments | Nov 1, 2012About The Author IbrahimI´m student , 21 yeras old ,like developing websites . My hobby is fishing and swimmingAdd a Comment Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Name:*Email Address:*Website:captcha * 7 − = sixComment:* Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.