Neuter Pronouns



Neuter Pronouns :



We often take no account of the sex of children or of lower animals and in speaking of them we use Neuter Pronouns. Things without sex and life cannot be differentiated either as male or female. Hence the names of such things are said to be of the Neuter Gender.

A noun or pronoun denoting a thing without life is belonging to the neuter gender nouns.

Examples : pencil, pen, pillow, light, water, sun, star, book, dust, computer, leaf, it, etc…

1. Ball
2. Book
3. Cave
4. Chair
5. College
6. Fire
7. Floor
8. Hospital
9. House
10. Knife
11. Lamp
12. Pen
13. Pencil
14. Phone
15. Radio
16. School
17. Stick
18. Table
19. Tree
20. TV
21. University

The child is asleep. Do not wake it.
Have you a horse? Will you let me ride it?

Calf…..for baby bison and buffalo
Piglet, shoat or farrow …..for baby pig
Kit or cub…..for a baby badger and bear
Larva…..for baby bee
Lamb, lambkin or cosset…..for baby sheep
Colt, foal…..for baby horse
Cygnet or flapper…..for a baby swan

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