Presentación del tema: "Indirect Object Pronouns Ch.8-1. Predicate: Who or what is receiving the action? 3 Types of Predicates 1.Reflexive 2.Direct 3.Indirect - tells to whom."— Transcripción de la presentación:
Indirect Object Pronouns Ch.8-1
Predicate: Who or what is receiving the action? 3 Types of Predicates 1.Reflexive 2.Direct 3.Indirect - tells to whom or for whom an action is done
Me Te Le Nos Les Indirect Object Pronouns
Pronoun Placement 1. If it is the object of a conjugated verb the pronoun goes in front of the verb. 2. If it is the object of an infinitive the pronoun is attached to the end of the infinitive. Ex: Tú puedes traerme la comida. Ex: Tú me traes la comida.
Indirect Object Clarifiers Mí Ti Él Ella Usted Ellos Ellas Ustedes 1. A 2. Name or Prepositional Pronoun Nosotros Nosotras
When must indirect object clarifiers be included? The clarifier must be added with the box 3 and 5 forms of indirect object pronouns. This is because box 3 can refer to Él, Ella, Ud., or a singular noun, and box 5 can refer to Ellos, Ellas, Uds., a plural noun, or a compound subject without yo.
Put at the end of the predicate. Except with gustar-like verbs the clarifier is placed in front. Placement of Indirect Object Clarifier Example: A mí me gusta la comida mexicana. Example: Yo le doy el bolígrafo a Margarita.
1. I give Paco the book. Yo le doy el libro a Paco. 2. José gives her flowers. José le da flores a ella. 3.Paco wants to buy a gift for his three friends. Paco quiere comprarles un regalo a sus tres amigos. Examples
4.They are going to write a letter to her. Van a escribirle una carta a ella. 6. I am reading the books to my brothers. Yo estoy leyéndoles los libros a mis hermanitos. 5. She bought the plant for me. Ella me compró la planta a mí.
Indirect Object Placement 1.Where is the pronoun placed if it is the object of a conjugated verb? 2. Where is the pronoun placed if it is the object of an infinitive? In front of the verb Attached to the end of the infinitive
Add the correct indirect object pronoun. Marta wants to give the balloons to you. She gives her sisters a gift. Complete the box by filling in the five indirect object pronouns. Me Nos Te Le Les Ella da un regalo a sus hermanas. Marta quiere dar los globos a ti. les te