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reflexive pronoun

Reflexive pronouns are used when someone or something is both the subject and the object of the same verb—that is, both that which is performing the action of the verb and that which is receiving the action. When this happens, the reflexive verb is used as the object of the verb to represent the person or thing.
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Noun1.reflexive pronoun - a personal pronoun compounded with -self to show the agent's action affects the agent
personal pronoun - a pronoun expressing a distinction of person
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pronome reflexivo
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3SG illative/locative form of the reflexive pronoun (16a).
Brajerski 1966, Lunt 2001, Krause & Slocum 2013), se is presented as a reflexive pronoun in the accusative case, a variant of sebe, which, in turn, is syncretic with the reflexive pronoun in the genitive case.
Insofar as any use of "myself" or another reflexive pronoun articulates a strong, unified sense of inferiority, it is Stoic on some level.
This unclear pronoun reference can be corrected by adding a reflexive pronoun (himself) or repeating the appropriate noun.
I won't -- don't need to condescend to that extent -- explain the errors involving the misuse use of the reflexive pronoun myself.
Herimself' would be used in substitution for "themself' when that plural reflexive pronoun is used to refer to only one person of unspecified sex.
The grammar police could loiter outside school gates waiting to admonish tearaways for abusing a reflexive pronoun with intent.
38) On the other hand, there are three cases of the Milanese reflexive pronoun "me" for 1st person singular.
Gonzalvez Garcia focuses on constructional configurations such as I find myself incredulous/Me encuentro muy atractivo and James found himself a virtual prisoner /me encontre en el paro, withfind/encontrar followed by a reflexive pronoun and an obligatory object-related complement.
This is very similar to what is found in Romani whose reflexive pronoun is cognate with Domari pa- (< Old Indo-Aryan atman "breath, soul" and Middle Indo-Aryan appa "self").
IT is well known that in Romanian and some forms of Sardinian, Dalmatian and Italo-Romance, the stressed oblique forms of the first and second person singular of the personal pronoun, and of the third person singular of the reflexive pronoun, have an augment syllable -ne.