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estefaniantunez
2021-01-13 12:19:09
How is the underlined pronoun used in the sentence? Believe it or not, Mr. Archer told us the whole history of the washing machine. A. direct object B. object of a preposition C. indirect object (us is underlined)
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JoaquinMargiotta824
2021-01-13 12:52:04

The sentence is:   Believe it or not, Mr. Archer told us the whole history of the washing machine.   ‘us’ is a collective pronoun used as letter A: direct object. A pronoun is used to substitute a noun. In order for it to substitute, it must have a clear antecedent. Personal pronouns are used to substitute nouns with ownership. There are three persons point of view.1st person is when the subject is the one who is speaking (e.g. I, me, my, mine, we, us, our, ours). 2nd person is when the subject is the one being spoken to (you, your, yours). 3rd person is when the subject is the one spoken about (he, him, his, she, her, hers, it, its, they, their, theirs).

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