Indirect Object Pronouns Indirect Object Pronouns Indirect object
Indirect Object Pronouns
Indirect Object Pronouns • Indirect object pronouns tell to or for whom an action is being done.
Indirect Objects • I bought that skirt for her. I gave those shoes to him. • What is the verb, the direct object and the indirect object?
Indirect Objects • I bought that skirt for her. verb direct object indirect object
Indirect Objects • I gave those shoes to him. verb direct object indirect object
Indirect Object Pronouns (English) (to or for) me (to or for) us (to or for) you (to or for) him, (to or for) them her, it
Indirect Object Pronouns (Spanish) me (to or for me) nos (to or for us) te (to or for you) os (to or for you all) (fam) le (to or for him, her, it) les (to or for them, you all)
Placement of Indirect Object Pronouns • Indirect Object Pronouns, me, te, le, nos, and les are placed either before a conjugated verb or attached to the end of an infinitive.
Before the Conjugated Verb: • La agente de viajes me da el boleto (a mí). • La azafata (air-hostess) de vuelo nos trae unos refrescos (a nosotros). • El empleado les devuelve los pasaportes (a ellos).
Before the verb or after the infinitive: Before the verb: • Le voy a mostrar el itinerario. After the infinitive: • Voy a mostrarle el itinerario.