Demonstratives

A demonstrative is a pronoun or adjective which points out which item is being referred to.

In English there are only four demonstratives: this, that, these, and those.

A demonstrative pronoun is a demonstrative used in the place of a noun.

A demonstrative adjective is a demonstrative used to modify a noun.

Demonstrative pronoun: May I see that?

Demonstrative adjective: May I see that book?


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