Ashwin: Good Morning, Moody Raiders! We are the Pronoun Pals!
Carter: We have developed a fun and exciting instructional method to help your prepare for the Writing SOL. This week, we will be focusing on pronoun-antecedent agreement. Today, we will be posting a sample question relating to pronoun-antecedent agreement at the back of room 213. At the end of the week, we will check the responses and pick the first person that got the answer right. Good Luck!
Anderson: All of our great instructional material and practice items are located in our Adobe Spark page, http://tinyurl.com/pronounpals. We hope you guys will take advantage of this amazing opportunity.
What is the antecedent in this sentence: Patrick Henry gave his famous “Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death” speech on March 23, 1775.
Answer: In this statement, the antecedent is Patrick Henry, as the pronoun, his, replaced Patrick Henry in the sentence.