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Grammar and StructureGRAMMAR & STRUCTURE — Exercises
Possessive Adjectives

 
 

Answer the following questions to check your knowledge of simple sentences.

Choose the correct possessive adjectives to complete the following sentences.

Example

Ryan makes breakfast for _____ children every Saturday.
its
his
her
our

The correct answer is "his".


1.

The dog eats _____ bone in the backyard.

  its
  his
  her
  our
     
2.

Sarah enjoys _____ job very much — she often works on the weekend.

  my
  our
  her
  his
     
3.

The twins bought _____ mother a necklace for her birthday.

  their
  our
  your
  his
     
4.

We plant _____ garlic plants in November.

  its
  his
  her
  our
     
5.

My nephew looks a lot like _____ mother.

  its
  his
  her
  our
     
6.

Where do you buy _____ groceries?

  my
  our
  your
  his
     
7.

What is the most challenging part of _____ job?

  my
  our
  your
  his
     
8.

The director gave me an increase in _____ salary.

  my
  our
  your
  his
     
9.

My father is dedicated to _____ family.

  its
  his
  her
  our
     
10.

Elizabeth enjoys touring the island on _____ mountain bike.

  its
  his
  her
  our