JOSIE'S POEMS

Our English Language - Pronouns

By Josie Whitehead

Peeping Cartoon

I'M PRONOUN

By Josie Whitehead

I'm Pronoun

Hello children! How are you?

      I’m Pronoun!  Say hello! 

They use me to replace the nouns

     And to make your sentence flow.

 

I come with many little names,

     And ‘I’ I call myself,

But you’d say 'it' for other things,

     Like bike, or book or shelf.

 

If you refer to someone else –

    Then what do you think you say?

Well, her or him - their or them

     Should help you on your way.      

      

'I' have another name as well –

     The name, of course, is me.

There’s other pronouns you may know

     They’re ‘us’ and ‘he’  and ‘she’.

 

And lastly there’s another one

     Who, I think you’ll agree,

Takes pride of place above all else -

     For both of us are 'we'.

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