Self Pronouns

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How do I use "self" pronouns?

Self Pronouns

A common error involves the use of compound personal pronouns that end in "self" or "selves." Use of these pronouns requires a noun or pronoun expressed, to which the compound personal pronoun refers, in the same sentence.

Correct: The report was read at the meeting by me.
NOT: The report was read at the meeting by myself.

Correct: I will read the report myself.

   

Comments

10/28/2011 4:51:54 AM
MUTISYA MUSYOKI KENYATTA UNIVERSITY said:

I AGREE WITH YOU BECAUSE A LOT OF PEOPLE HAVE BEEN STRESSED ON THE USAGE OF SELF PRONOUN BUT NOW I THINK EVERY TIP IS CLEAR




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