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Words nearby resumptive pronoun
Example sentences from the Web for resumptive pronoun
Oh, the heaven and hell wrought by the casual use of a pronoun.
He placed particular emphasis on the pronoun when he spoke the title aloud.
There's UP and US, and UT—an old name for the first (and last) tone, do, and WE (the funnest pronoun) and WO, which is woe.National Scrabble Day: A Poem So You’ll Know All 101 Two-Letter Words|David Bukszpan|April 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The pronoun is deliberate: the Sims was one of the first games to be played by women in significant numbers.SimCity Is Smarter Than You (Even If You’re an Urban Planner)|Josh Dzieza|February 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He asks, “What magic is there in the pronoun ‘my,’ that should justify us in overturning the decisions of impartial truth?”Why Favoritism Is Virtuous: The Case Against Fairness|Stephen T. Asma|December 7, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The subject pronoun, when unemphatic, is not expressed, but understood from the termination of the verb.
The relative object pronoun is often repeated as a personal pronoun, so that the verb has its object expressed twice.
The third personal pronoun—he, she, it—in all its cases is especially uncertain in its references.English: Composition and Literature|W. F. (William Franklin) Webster
That is my excuse for the free use of the personal pronoun, not to make prominent the person, but to emphasize the reality.Silver Chimes in Syria|W. S. Nelson
The disjunctive forms of the pronoun are also sometimes preserved before verbs and adjectives.The Indian in his Wigwam|Henry R. Schoolcraft