Unit 8.2

One y Ones

Pronouns - 1 minute

Introduction

One y ones son palabras que reemplazan a otras para evitar repetición.

Form

Cuando usamos one y ones aplicamos las estructuras siguientes:

  • One: para sustantivos contables singulares.
  • Ones: para sustantivos contables plurales.

No los usamos con los sustantivos incontables.

Example

One

  • I would like a waffle. Just a small one with some cream and berries.
  • This novel is better than that one.
  • They have a new camera, it’s the one I saw in the newspaper.

Ones

  • I really like these drawings, the ones which Peter drew.
  • He needs new photos of her. The ones that I took are too dark.
  • They saw new paintings of Joanna, the ones which are at the exhibition.

Use

Se utilizan one y ones para evitar la repetición innecesaria de palabras (en sustantivos contables singular o plural).

Summary

Usamos one y ones para evitar repeticiones.

  • Se utiliza one en vez de sustantivos contables singulares.
  • Se utiliza ones en vez de sustantivos contables plurales.

Por ejemplo:
— «There is a phone on the table. The black one is mine.» = Phone es un sustantivo contable singular.
— «There are 3 phones on the table. The black ones are mine.» = Phones un sustantivo contable plural.

Vamos a revisar este contenido dentro de la sección {Form}. Echa un vistazo a la sección {Example} que muestra su uso en contexto.

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