Is were an indefinite pronoun?
August 16, 2015 11:36PM
No, the word "were" is a verb, a form of the verb to be.
The word "were" is a plural, past tense verb or auxiliary verb.
They were so young when they married.
We were planning to leave on Friday if all went well.
A pronoun is a word that takes the place of a noun in a sentence.
An indefinite pronoun is a word that takes the place of a noun for people, things, or amounts that are unknown or unnamed.
The indefinite pronouns are: all, another, any, anybody, anyone, anything, both, each, either, enough, everybody, everyone, everything, few, fewer, less, little, many, more, most, much, neither, nobody, no one, nothing, none, one, other, others, several, some, somebody, someone, something, such, and they (people in general).
Example: You may have some, there is more in the kitchen.