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  1. In linguistics and grammar, a pronoun is a pro-form that substitutes for a (including a noun phrase consisting of a single noun) with or without a determiner, such as you and they in English

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  2. The replaced phrase is the antecedent of the pronoun

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  3. used for the item questioned in a question is called an interrogative pronoun, such as who

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  4. For example, consider the sentence "John gave the coat to Alice." All three nouns in the sentence can be replaced by pronouns

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  5. "He gave it to her." If the coat, John, and Alice have been previously mentioned, the listener can deduce what the pronouns he, it and her refer to and therefore understand the meaning of the sentence

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