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GRAMMAR & STRUCTURE
Possessive Adjectives

 
 

Definition

Possessive adjectives show the owner of a noun.

Example

   
I own this pen. This pen is my pen.

Explanation

Possessive adjectives --

  • show possession.
  • go before the noun they describe.
  • change form with singular and plural nouns (see the chart on the Examples page).

Related Sections

Adjectives
Determiners: Articles
Determiners: Demonstratives
Pronouns
Simple Sentences