POSSESSIVE ADJECTIVES AND PRONOUNS
Possessive adjectives and pronouns are used to show that something or someone belongs to a person. The possessive adjective is used with a noun, the possessive pronoun is used without a noun.
The possessive pronoun replaces an possessive adjective + a noun:
This laptop is his laptop and not my laptop. This laptop is his and not mine.
|Possessive Adjective||Possessive Pronoun|
|This is my house.||No, it's mine.|
|Is this your bike?||No, it's yours.|
|This is his book.||Yes, it's his.|
|Her pullover is green.||No, hers is brown.|
|Here is its ball.||---- (We don't use its)|
|We like our dog.||This dog is ours.|
|Is this your car?||Yes, it's yours.|
|This is their telephone.||No, it isn't theirs.|
|Adjectives||Exercise 1||Exercise 2||Exercise 3||Exercise 4||Exercise 5|
|Pronouns||Exercise 1||Exercise 2||Exercise 3|