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Possessive Adjectives & Pronouns

Posted by on Apr 19, 2021 at 10:26 AM

Possessive Adjectives:

Person Singular Plural
1 my our
2 your your
3 his/her/its their


  • my book
  • your story
  • his leg
  • its tail
  • our house

Possessive Pronouns:

Person Singular Plural
1 mine ours
2 yours yours
3 his/hers/its theirs


  • That book is mine.
  • That house is ours.
  • That ball is its.

Personal Pronouns, Objective Case

Person Singular Plural
1 me us
2 you you
3 him/her/it them


  • He saw me yesterday.
  • We saw them on Saturday.

Personal Pronouns, Nominative Case (subject)

Person Singular Plural
1 I We
2 you you
3 he/she/it they


  • He saw me yesterday.
  • We saw them on Saturday.

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In our 6-week course, we provide participants with a series of workbooks that aim to improve their reading and writing skills. We provide definitions
and examples of how these words are correctly used in English. We mark all participant’s workbooks individually and return them to you with feedback and comments. To learn more about our 6-week online course, click here.

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