Grade Nine / Gold
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16.2 Pronouns

Distinguishing Between Reflexive and Intensive Pronouns

Use the pull-down menus to identify each pronoun in bold type as either a reflexive or an intensive prononun.

Type of Pronoun
EXAMPLE: The article itself contains no new information. intensive
1. Ted promised himself to work harder next semester.
2. The jurors could not agree among themselves.
3. The students made the scenery themselves.
4. Ethel promised herself a reward for her hard work.
5. The mayor presented the new program herself.
6. We cooked the whole meal ourselves.
7. Some animals protect themselves through camouflage.
8. The pitcher scored the winning run himself.
9. Have you asked yourselves why you are here?
10. The players prepared themselves by staying in shape.