Pronouns in different cases Exercises in Latvian language

Pronouns in the Latvian language play a crucial role in sentence structure and meaning, much like in English. However, Latvian pronouns are unique in that they change form depending on their grammatical case, which indicates the pronoun's role in the sentence. This system of declension includes the nominative, genitive, dative, accusative, instrumental, locative, and vocative cases, each bringing a specific nuance to the pronoun's function. Understanding how to correctly use these cases is essential for effective communication in Latvian, as it affects both the clarity and the grammatical accuracy of your sentences. For those learning Latvian, mastering pronouns in different cases may seem challenging at first. However, with consistent practice and a clear understanding of the rules, it becomes much more manageable. Our grammar exercises are designed to help you familiarize yourself with the various forms and uses of Latvian pronouns. By engaging in these exercises, you will build a solid foundation in using pronouns correctly across different contexts, enhancing your overall fluency and confidence in the Latvian language.

Exercise 1

<p>1. Mēs redzējām *viņu* vakar parkā (accusative form of "he").</p> <p>2. Es došu dāvanu *tev* rīt (dative form of "you" singular).</p> <p>3. Šī grāmata pieder *man* (dative form of "I").</p> <p>4. Vai *jūs* varat palīdzēt ar šo uzdevumu? (nominative form of "you" plural).</p> <p>5. Viņš runāja par *viņu* visu vakaru (accusative form of "she").</p> <p>6. Šis ir *mūsu* mājas (genitive form of "we").</p> <p>7. Viņa piezvanīja *man* pēc darba (dative form of "I").</p> <p>8. Mēs dosimies ceļojumā ar *viņiem* (instrumental form of "they" masculine). </p> <p>9. Vai tu redzēji *mani* vakarā? (accusative form of "I").</p> <p>10. Paldies *tev* par palīdzību (dative form of "you" singular).</p>
 

Exercise 2

<p>1. *Viņš* ir mans draugs (Subject pronoun for 'he').</p> <p>2. Es redzēju *viņu* parkā (Object pronoun for 'him').</p> <p>3. Vai tu vari dot *man* grāmatu? (Indirect object pronoun for 'me').</p> <p>4. Šī ir *mūsu* māja (Possessive pronoun for 'our').</p> <p>5. Es runāju ar *viņu* pa telefonu (Object pronoun for 'her').</p> <p>6. Vai tu pazīsti *mūs*? (Object pronoun for 'us').</p> <p>7. Viņi nāca pie *tevis* (Object pronoun for 'you' singular).</p> <p>8. Lūdzu aiznes šo pie *viņiem* (Object pronoun for 'them').</p> <p>9. *Es* esmu noguris (Subject pronoun for 'I').</p> <p>10. Šī ziedi ir *maniem* draugiem (Possessive pronoun for 'my' in dative case plural).</p>
 

Exercise 3

<p>1. Es redzēju *viņu* parkā (accusative form of "he").</p> <p>2. Mēs dosimies pie *viņas* uz mājām (genitive form of "she").</p> <p>3. Viņi runāja ar *viņiem* par projektu (instrumental form of "they").</p> <p>4. Vai tu vari palīdzēt *man* ar šo uzdevumu? (dative form of "I").</p> <p>5. Es domāju par *viņu* visu dienu (accusative form of "she").</p> <p>6. Mēs iepazināmies ar *viņu* vakar (instrumental form of "he").</p> <p>7. Vai jūs devāt dāvanu *viņai*? (dative form of "she").</p> <p>8. Viņi aizgāja kopā ar *viņiem* (instrumental form of "they").</p> <p>9. Es gribu runāt ar *tevi* (accusative form of "you" singular).</p> <p>10. Viņš paskatījās uz *viņu* (accusative form of "he").</p>
 

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