Exercises: personal pronouns

Pronombres personales: one / ones / oneself / one's

Elige la opción correcta.

1 "Could you lend me a pen?" "I haven't got

I haven't got one> 'one' funciona como pronombre que sustituye a 'a pen'

2 Which do you prefer? of them is big and the other is small.

Which one do you prefer? One of them...> 'one' funciona como expresión numérica que se refiere a un elemento dentro de un grupo

3 It's important to know everything about

It's important to know everything about oneself> 'oneself' funciona como pronombre reflexivo

4 All the training shoes are great, but I really like the blue

...but I really like the blue ones> 'ones' representa a un grupo (los de chocolate) dentro de otro mayor (de dulces)

5 Apply this cream on face.

Apply this cream on one's face> "one's" funciona como pronombre posesivo (en la cara de uno / en la propia cara)

6 Cooking for is important if you live alone.

Cooking for oneself is...> 'oneself' funciona como pronombre reflexivo (Cocinar para uno mismo...)

7 The yellow chairs are higher than the blue

... than the blue ones> 'ones' designa un grupo de sillas dentro de un conjunto mayor (las sillas azules)

8 Laws take care of rights.

Laws take care of one's rights> "one's right" funciona como pronombre posesivo (los derechos de los sujetos)

9 I don't like these

I don't like these ones> 'ones' designa a un grupo dentro de un conjunto mayor

10 must be responsible about words.

One must be responsible about one's words> "one" funcionan como pronombre impersonal y "one's" como pronombre posesivo (Uno debe ser responsable de sus propias palabras)