Reflexive Pronouns

Reflexive Pronouns




1- Reflexive Pronouns in English:


-Singular : myself, yourself, himself, herself and itself.
-Plural : ourselves, yourselves, themselves.

Reflexive Pronouns refer to the person or animal that is the subject of the verb
- or we can make it more easier we use Reflexive Pronouns when the subject and the object of the sentence are the same.

2- Reflexive Pronouns Examples:

👉 I Snapped Myself with a knife .

We note in this example that the actor here "I" and the effect it is also the "I" so we replaced the word

( Me = Myself ) .

👉 He presented himself to the class.

- We note here also that the actor "is"   The object "is" the same so it was out of wholesale


     "He presented he to the class"

-Replace "He" Conscientiously reflex conveniently not have a "Himself".



-We use these pronouns when we would like to confirm the actor.



👉 I myself drove the car 


We conclude The spokesman here assures us that it is the work of one and not the other.

3- More Reflexive Pronouns Examples:

👉 He cleaned the room himself.

👉 I cut myself when I fell.

👉 Be careful or you’ll hurt yourself.

👉 Lauren has hurt herself

👉 Laila made this cake herself

👉 She saw herself in the mirror.


4- Reflexive Pronouns Exercises: 


Reflexive Pronouns-Grammar Quiz



  1. I went to the park by--------

  2. themself
    myself
    herself
  3. Be careful! You’ll hurt-------

  4. himself
    yourself
    herself
  5. She saw----- in the mirror.

  6. myself
    herself
    himself
  7. I cut ----- with a knife.

  8. themselves
    itself
     myself
  9. he cut -----when he fell.

  10. myself
    himself
    themselves
  11. She walked home by -----.

  12. herself
    myself
    themselves
  13. I made this cake

  14. herself
    themselves
    myself
  15. she swept the floor ------.

  16. herself
    himself
    myself

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