Understanding Uses of Reflexive Pronouns

My Student Stumper category began on this blog back in 2009, and my first post was about reflexive pronouns. A private student recently asked about the different uses of these pronouns, and I felt it was best to create some practice activities to illustrate the different meanings of these words. If your upper level students…

Student Stumper 1: Reflexive pronouns

Every so often a sharp, inquisitive student poses a question that challenges us to come up with a clear answer. You’re likely familiar with this scenario. As we listen to the question, a quick raise of the eyebrows is followed by deep furrows in the forehead that match the depth of our concentration. We start…