Personal pronoun Possessive adjective Examples IMy I have a cell phone. My cell phone is Nokia. You(singular)YourYou have a car. Your car is Toyota. HeHisHe has a laptop. His laptop is Compaq. SheHer She has a bra. Her bra is Victorias secret. ItItsIt has food. Its food is Wishkas. WeOur We have a nice TV set. Our TV set is Sony Bravia. You (plural)Your You have English books. Your books are from Cambridge. theytheirThey have nice blouses. Their blouses are Adidas.
Use these with nouns or noun phrases: What's my / your / his / her / its / our / their problem? Jill doesn't have my / your / his / her / our / their home phone number.
Practice a) Sofia is very outgoing. ____vacations were good. b ) My room is hot. ____ window is small. c) Ana and Karen are friendly. ____parties are nice. d) Nathaly and I play soccer. ___games are amazing. e) I live in a big city. _____ house is pretty. Her Its Their Our My
possessive adjectives possessive pronouns My mine Your yours His his Her hers Its --- * Our ours your (plural) yours (plural) Their theirs
Use these alone. Don't use them with nouns or noun phrases: Everyone has problems. What's mine / yours / his / hers / ours / theirs? Joe has everyone's home phone numbers except mine / yours / hers / ours / theirs.
Example This is my book Possessive Adjective This book is mine Possessive pronouns