Signs for ONESELF

Meaning: Used to emphasize that one does something individually or unaided.

Related signs: SELF, HERSELF, HIMSELF.

Meaning: Alone; unaided; on one's own.

E.g. "living in that big house by himself", "the kindergarten kid learns to read by herself."

This variably-locative sign must be in spatial agreement with the subject.


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