demonstrative pronoun definition

  • noun:
    • a pronoun which replaces a noun whose identification are comprehended through the context; what this means is whether the noun is singular or plural, and if it is near or not even close to the speaker or journalist
    • a pronoun that highlights an intended referent
    • a pronoun which replaces a noun whose identification could be comprehended from context; it indicates perhaps the noun is single or plural, and whether it is near or far from the presenter or author
    • a pronoun that explains an intended referent
  • adjective:
    • a pronoun distinctly designating that to which it relates.
    • a pronoun distinctly designating that to which it refers.

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