The Difference between 'Nobody' and 'Somebody'
What is the difference between the two indefinite pronouns of 'nobody' and 'somebody'? Where can we use each one of them. Let's find out.
Nobody vs. Somebody
'Nobody' and 'somebody' both can be either indefinite pronouns or used as nouns.
As an indefinite pronoun, 'nobody' means no person, 'no one'.
However, 'somebody' as an indefinite pronoun means an unspecified person.
As opposed to:
As a noun, 'nobody' means a person who is not important or famous, or influential.
Whereas, 'somebody' means a famous, renowned person, someone who is a celebrity.