POSSESSIVE PRONOUNS by Cheryl Hamilton. POSSESSIVE PRONOUNS. Possessive pronouns are words that take the place of nouns . Possessive pronouns show who or what owns or possesses something. POSSESSIVE PRONOUNS. my mine your yours her hers our ours his their theirs its. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
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POSSESSIVE PRONOUNSbyCheryl Hamilton
POSSESSIVE PRONOUNS Possessive pronouns are words that take the place of nouns. Possessive pronouns show who or what owns or possesses something.
Rules for Possessive PronounsUse my, your, her, our, and their before nouns.Use mine, yours, hers, ours, and theirs alone.His and its can be used both before nouns and alone.Do not use an apostrophe with a possessive pronoun.
POSSESSIVE PRONOUN EXAMPLERenee said, My dogs like to swim. My is the possessive pronoun and it takes the place of Renee.
POSESSIVE PRONOUN EXAMPLEI will show you the crowns that I own. is changed toI will show you mine.
POSSESSIVE PRONOUN EXAMPLEYour teacher is funny! Your is the possessive pronoun and it takes the place of the teachers name.
POSSESSIVE PRONOUN EXAMPLEIs that towel yours? Yours is the possessive pronoun and it takes the place of the persons name you are asking the question to.
POSSESSIVE PRONOUN EXAMPLEMrs. Reeses class is going to recess. is changed to Her class is going to recess.
POSSESSIVE PRONOUN EXAMPLEMrs. Hamilton uses potatoes in vegetable soup. is changed to Mrs. Hamilton uses potatoes in hers.
POSSESSIVE PRONOUN EXAMPLEColin and Christians team will play football. is changed toOur team will play football.
POSSESSIVE PRONOUN EXAMPLEThe best seats in the stadium are the ones that Rick and I have. is changed toThe best seats in the stadium are ours.
POSSESSIVE PRONOUN EXAMPLEGradys team won the soccer game. is changed toHis team won the soccer game.
POSSESSIVE PRONOUN EXAMPLEThe students found Mrs. Lattanzo talking to Mr. Lilley in the hall. is changed toThe students found their teacher talking to Mr. Lilley in the hall.
POSSESSIVE PRONOUN EXAMPLEThe Pittsburgh Penguins probably think the new arena is better! is changed to The Pittsburgh Penguins probably think theirs is better!
POSSESSIVE PRONOUN EXAMPLEBoating is a fun thing to do in the summer! is changed toIts a fun thing to do in the summer!
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