We use reflexive pronouns when the object of the subject is the same as the subject. When we use the reflexive pronoun with by (e.g. by myself, by himself etc) it means 'alone'.
Note: the singular reflexive pronouns end in -elf whereas the plural pronouns end in -elves.
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