Possessive Pronouns


Possessive pronouns show who or what own, or possesses, something.

My, mine, your, yours, her, hers, his, its, our, ours, their, and theirs are possessive pronouns.


Use 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.



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