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Pronouns

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Part of the "Great Grammar" series. Explains and gives examples of pronoun usage rules. Provides an overview of how to create short, clear descriptions to go with photographs and items on display in the Museum of Bizarre Inventions. Describes seven types of pronouns and then shows examples or rules particular to each type of pronoun respectively. Ends with five "rules to live by" when using pronouns.

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