Demonstrative Adjectives

By in Grammar on June 23, 2016

Please choose the correct demonstrative adjective for a meaningful sentence.

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1. We use that (singular) and those (plural) for things and people that are far (there).

2. Demonstrative adjectives replace a noun and let us avoid repetitions.

3. Demonstrative adjectives are used to place objects in space and identify their position in relation to their distance from the speaker.

4. Demonstrative adjectives are used after nouns, to express the position of an object.

5. We use this (singular) and these (plural) for things and people that are near to the speaker (here).