Definitions
Correct or Incorrect
His, their, her, his/her, he/she, its
Indefinite Pronouns (Singular, Plural, Both)
Identify the Antecedent of the Capitalized Pronoun

100

A word that takes the place of a noun or equals the noun is called a ___. Example: The blind dog lost its way. Its equals the dog, so what is the term for its?
What is pronoun?

100

When Sir Frances was sixty-five, he sailed along around the world.
What is correct?

100

Something left ___ footprints in the mud.
What is its?

100

Each
What is singular?

100

Marcus and Tyrone talked about THEIR awards from the football banquet.
What are Marcus and Tyrone?

200

Male, female, and neuter are examples of ___.
What is gender?

200

The voyage lasted about 272 days, and they were filled with beautiful sights and countless problems.
What is incorrect?

200

Not a single bystander admitted that ___ had seen the accident.
What is he/she?

200

Some
What is both?

200

Everyone in the office gave HIS/HER donation to the United Way.
What is everyone?

300

Pronouns like someone, everybody, and much may not have an antecedent. What type of pronouns are these words?
What is indefinite?

300

Powerful storms pounded the ship, and its howling winds created massive waves.
What is incorrect?

300

When it started to rain, all the boys put on ___ raincoats.
What is their?

300

Few
What is plural?

300

Since SHE is known as a fine soprano, Lucy was offered a part in the concert.
What is Lucy?

400

Agreement means a singular pronoun refers to a ____ antecedent or a plural pronoun refers to a ___ antecedent.
What is singular, plural?

400

Sir Frances was knighted after his voyage.
What is correct?

400

I'm sure either of the girls will lend you ____ raincoat.
What is her?

400

Everybody
What is singular?

400

Suddenly someone gasped as HE/SHE saw Henry foul.
What is someone?

500

The word that a pronoun refers to or replaces is called the ___. Example: Katelyn loves her new kitten. Her is the pronoun referring to Katelyn. What is Katelyn called?
What is antecedent?

500

Boris, the kitten, received no honors, and its trip ended when a wave swept them overboard.
What is incorrect?

500

Doesn't anybody know ____ lines?
What is his/her?

500

Any
What is both?

500

Several have given THEIR promise to serve as judges.
What is several?