Pronoun Case: Practice 2 Key
Nominative (Subject) Case Objective Case
|3rd Person|| he, she, it,
| him, her, it
The nominative case is used when the pronoun is the subject of a verb.
Also, use a subject pronoun after any form of the verb "to be."
The objective case is used when the pronoun is the direct object of a verb or the object of a preposition.
Choose the correct case for each pronoun in the sentences below.
1. My sister is taller than (I, me). (Implied verb: taller than I am)
2. After hearing his sister explain the fight she had had with husband,
"the person who should apologize is (him, he)!" (Note the "to be" verb.)
3. The winner of last night's raffle was (her, she). (Note the "to be" verb.)
4. My long-time friend went to dinner with my husband and (I, me).
5. (Her, She) and her friends went to see Hamlet on Landis Green.
6. The teacher gave (we, us) students extra credit for an optional term paper.
7. Between you and (I, me), that outfit looks ridiculous on her.
8. He was not as angry as (them, they).
9. Please give the leftovers to Paul and (she, her).
10. My sister Lisa and (me, I) take a trip to Panama City every spring.
11. Lisa enjoys shopping more than (me, I). (Note the implied verb than I do.)
12. The child Laura was most concerned about was (her, she).
13. When will you start listening to your mother and (I, me)?
14. I think that (you and him, you and he) are more similar than you think.
15. She selected Troy (who, whom) she thought could do the job right the first time.
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