Direct Object Pronouns By: Alexandra Olivan Direct Object *Direct Objects receive the action of the verb* They answer whom? or what? about the verb. Juan lifted the table Juan levanto la mesa Table/Mesa is the direct object because it receives the action of the verb Where is the Direct Object? Juan vio el perro. Juan saw the dog What is receiving the action of the verb? Answer: The dog/el perro is the direct object Juan vio a Molly. Juan saw Molly. What is receiving the action of the verb? Answer: Molly is the direct object Direct Object Pronouns • Nouns used as direct objects can be replaced by Pronouns. • Direct Object Pronouns : Use these before the conjugated verb. • Singular Plural Direct Object Pronouns 1. Find the Direct Object Alex: Ella tiene el carro. 2.Then put the pronoun before the conjugated verb Bob: Ella lo tiene. Singular Plural Quiz 1* Tu llevas el libro. Singular Plural What is the direct object? Tu llevas el libro. You take the book. Now put a pronoun before the conjugated verb, which in this case is “llegas”. Lo llevas. You take it.