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Prepositional Pronouns in Spanish

Prepositional Pronouns in Spanish

Quick Answer

Prepositional pronouns are pronouns that come after prepositions, such as de , para , or con .

Prepositional Pronoun Forms

Subject PronounPrepositional PronounEnglish
yo
 
 
me
 
ti
 
you
él
 
él
 
him
ella
 
ella
 
her
usted
 
usted
 
you
nosotros
 
nosotros
 
us
nosotras
 
nosotras
 
us
ellos
 
ellos
 
them
ellas
 
ellas
 
them
ustedes
 
ustedes
 
you (all)
vosotros
 
vosotros
 
you (all)
vosotras
 
vosotras
 
you (all)

The pronoun   may be used instead of él, ella, ellos or ellas when these are used reflexively (when the subject and object are the same person).

Cree que lo puede hacer por solo.
He thinks he can do it all by himself.

 

Prepositional Pronoun Examples

Mi madre siempre habla de .
My mother always talks about me.
 
Este regalo es para ti.
This gift is for you.
 

Con Exceptions

When used after the preposition con  (with), three prepositional pronouns change form.

  • con + = conmigo  (with me)
  • con + ti = contigo  (with you)
  • con + = consigo  (with himself/herself)
¿Quieres salir conmigo?
Do you want to go out with me?
 
Ella va contigo.
She is going with you.
 
Siempre habla consigo mismo.
He always talks to himself.
 

Exceptions

and ti are not used after the following prepositions.

SpanishEnglish
entre
 
between
excepto
 
except
incluso
 
including
menos
 
except
salvo
 
except
según
 
according to
Es la diferencia entre tú y yo.
It is the difference between you and me.
 
Según tú, es un buen hombre.
According to you, he is a good man.
 

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