The demonstrative pronouns



Demonstrative pronouns are used to point and bring attention to a certain person or thing, without naming them/it.


They are used either as articles or as pronouns in the place of a noun.

The following are demonstrative pronouns :


der / die / das
dieser / diese / dieses
jener / jene / jenes
solcher / solche / solches
derjenige / diejenige / dasjenige
derselbe / dieselbe / dasselbe
derlei / dergleichen
selbst / selber