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Grammar and StructureGRAMMAR & STRUCTURE — Exercises


Answer the following questions to check your knowledge of pronouns.

Choose the sentence with the correct pronouns.


The paper boy delivers the paper to Mrs. Gibson every day.
She delivers it to her.
He delivers her to it.
It delivers it to her.
He delivers it to her.

The correct answer is "He delivers it to her."


The mother buys clothes for the boy.

  He buys him for them.
  She buys her for him.
  She buys them for him.
  She buys it for her.

The boy makes dinner for his father every night.

  He makes it for her.
  He makes it for him.
  She makes him for it.
  He makes it for them.

The little girl gets money from her parents every week.

  They get her from it every week.
  She gets her from them every week.
  She gets it from them every week.
  They get it from her every week.

The woman meets her husband for dinner.

  She meets it for dinner.
  They meet her for dinner.
  He meets it for dinner.
  She meets him for dinner.

The businessman takes the airplane to Vancouver.

  He takes it to Vancouver.
  She takes it to Vancouver.
  He takes her to Vancouver.
  It takes her to Vancouver.

The girl feeds pieces of meat to the dog.

  He feeds him to it.
  She feeds it to him.
  He feeds them to it.
  She feeds them to it.

Pierre cooks potatoes over the fire.

  She cooks them over her.
  He cooks it over it.
  He cooks him over it.
  He cooks them over it.

The woman buys food at the supermarket.

  She buys it at the supermarket.
  He buys it at the supermarket.
  She buys them at the supermarket.
  She buys him at the supermarket.

The man calls his girlfriend on the cell phone.

  He calls her on them.
  She calls him on it.
  They call her on it.
  He calls her on it.

The little girl gives candy to her brother.

  She gives it to him.
  He gives it to her.
  She gives her to him.
  She gives them to it.