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Question: In Unit 4, “Comparisons”, of this book, you read about —refer to the book
(I) I myself saw the tusk of the woolly mammoth coming out of the snow.’
(ii) ‘The two men from the Dolgan tribe themselves came with me to show me the tusk.’
(iii) ‘We ourselves took out the carcass of the mammoth buried in the permafrost alongwith seventy scientists.’
(iv) ‘As the huge Russian helicopter raised itself , there was tension all around as the block weighed more than twenty three tons.’
(v) ‘Bernard himself went in the helicopter to Khatanga airport. The permafrost is now being melted by more than hundred hair dryers.’
(i) The money plant wraps ……itself………… around the trunk.
(ii) He introduced …himself to me.
(iii) ‘Behave yourself or you’ll be punished’.
(iv) I enjoyed myself in the company of friends.
(v) She availed herself of the opportunity.
(vi) The dog hurt itself
(vii) He hid himself behind a curtain.
Given below is a list of Do’s and Don’ts that Kirti’s parents tell her. Complete the list with suitable reflexive pronouns.
(i) You should look after yourself You’re grown up now.
(ii) Don’t play with a knife. You will hurt yourself.
(iii) Learn to behave yourself.
Work with your partner. Fill in the blanks with suitable emphasizing pronouns.
(i) We should try to do our work ourselves.
(ii) I approached the Principal myself. She promised to consider my request sympathetically.
(iii) You yourself gave me these orders. Why are you angry with me now?
(iv) I myself switched off all the lights. I wonder how there is light in my bedroom.
(v) She completed the project herself Nobody helped her.
(vi) These orders were issued by the minister himself/herself.
Do it your Yourself
1.Match the two columns.
|see himself in the mirror.
|The old woman
|herself crossed the road.
|picks up the newspapers itself and bring it to us.
|come to your office myself.
|helped themselves at the party.
Now write the complete sentences in the space provided on the next page and circle the emphasising and reflexive pronouns. Also write E for emphasising pronouns and R for reflexive pronouns in the boxex provided.
Ans. (i) He can see himself in the mirror. R
(ii) The old woman herself crossed the road. E
(iii) The dog picks up the newspaper itself and brings it to us. R
(iv) I might come to your office myself. E
(v) The cousins helped themselves at the party. R
2.The sharmas have arranged a fancy dress party. All the couples or guests have to introduce themselves. This Is how the vermas have planned to introduce themselves.
Ans. Hello, my name is Varsha, I do most of the work myself. My parents do household chores themselves. My brother himself washes his clothes. My grandmother makes her bed herself. You should also do your work yourself.
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