English Grammar Lessons
Intensive Pronoun - Glossary of Terms
Intensive pronouns are used for emphasis. They are
formed by adding "-self" or "-selves" to an appropriate
pronoun (i.e., a word like him, them, etc.). The intensive pronouns are:
myself, yourself, himself, herself, itself, ourselves, yourselves and themselves.
Leave it! I
will do it myself.
build that yourselves?
(Note: There is no such word as "hisself".)
I am off for a day on Wednesday. Can you
finish this yourself? [show
me the intensive
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