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Top 60 Pronouns

Out of the 2265 most frequently used words, 58 were identified as pronouns. However, 48 words were primarily used as pronouns, while the remaining 10 words were different types but could be used as a pronoun. For example, the word "some" is an adjective, such as, "The children played for some time." However, it can also be a pronoun, "Some do not agree with you."

Because of the multiple meaning of words, the ordering of words were conducted by 1) taking the frequency of only pronoun types, then 2) taking the frequency of (pronouns + other type), then finally 3) taking the frequency of (other type + pronouns).

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WordFrequencyType
your1067 (pronoun)
I621 (pronoun)
they617 (pronoun)
their439 (pronoun)
we352 (pronoun)
who281 (pronoun)
them269 (pronoun)
its215 (pronoun)
our213 (pronoun)
my177 (pronoun)
those156 (pronoun)
he144 (pronoun)
us127 (pronoun)
her107 (pronoun)
something89 (pronoun)
me88 (pronoun)
yourself59 (pronoun)
someone55 (pronoun)
everything43 (pronoun)
itself34 (pronoun)
everyone31 (pronoun)
themselves29 (pronoun)
anyone22 (pronoun)
him17 (pronoun)
whose14 (pronoun)
myself12 (pronoun)
everybody9 (pronoun)
ourselves7 (pronoun)
himself6 (pronoun)
somebody4 (pronoun)
yours4 (pronoun)
herself3 (pronoun)
whoever1 (pronoun)
you2041 (pronoun,noun)
that1743 (pronoun,adjective,adverb)
it1386 (pronoun,noun)
this864 (pronoun,adjective,adverb)
what461 (pronoun,adjective,adverb)
which449 (pronoun,adjective)
these344 (pronoun,adjective)
his125 (pronoun,adjective)
she85 (pronoun,noun)
lot82 (pronoun,adverb,noun)
anything19 (pronoun,noun,adverb)
whatever16 (pronoun,adverb,interjection)
nobody7 (pronoun,noun)
none5 (pronoun,adverb,adjective)
mine2 (pronoun,noun,verb)
anybody1 (pronoun,noun)
some501 (adjective,pronoun,adverb)
there470 (adverb,pronoun,noun)
all438 (adjective,pronoun,noun)
where166 (adverb,pronoun,noun)
another123 (adjective,pronoun)
same120 (adjective,pronoun,adverb)
certain71 (adjective,pronoun)
nothing35 (noun,pronoun,adjective)
self17 (noun,pronoun,adjective)
nowhere1 (adverb,pronoun,adjective)


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