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According to the Harper's English Grammar, there are four demonstrative pronouns in the English language: this, that, these, and those. However, according to the COD, there are five. What is the fifth?




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Answer: such

Demonstrative pronouns designate things. For example: "Such are my beliefs." Some claim that English has seven: the aforementioned five, plus yon and yonder, as in: "Yon (or yonder) cow is a bull."

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