Reflexive and emphatic pronouns exercise

May 9, 2012pdf

Fill in the blanks using appropriate reflexive and emphatic pronouns.

1. She washes her clothes ……………………………..

2. We enjoyed …………………………….. at the party.

3. The little boy sat by ……………………………

4. He absented …………………………… from the class.

5. The minister …………………………. said this.

6. She was so much in love with ………………………….. that she thought of none else.

7. Betrayed by his friends, he killed ……………………………..

8. Love thy neighbor as ……………………………

9. He ……………………… told me this.

10. You …………………………. know better than anybody else.

11. He ………………………… is responsible for this.

12. She is old enough to dress ……………………….. now.

13. The manager spoke to me …………………………..

14. The house ……………………… is nice, but the garden is small.

Answers

1. She washes her clothes herself.

2. We enjoyed ourselves at the party.

3. The little boy sat by himself.

4. He absented himself from the class.

5. The minister himself said this.

6. She was so much in love with herself that she thought of none else.

7. Betrayed by friends, he killed himself.

8. Love thy neighbor as thyself.

9. He himself told me this.

10. You yourself know better than anybody else.

11. He himself is responsible for this.

12. She is old enough to dress herself now.

13. The manager spoke to me himself.

14. The house itself is nice, but the garden is small.

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