Notes On Possessive Adjectives - CBSE Class 6 English Grammar
Possessive adjective
A possessive adjective expresses possession of a noun by someone or something. Possessive adjectives are the same as possessive pronouns. All the possessive adjectives are listed in the following table.
 
  
Possessive adjectives/pronouns
Singular Plural
my our
your your
his their
her their
its their
   


 


I
 
 
 
 I spent my afternoon cleaning the toilet.
This must be your cap.
His arms have a few tattoos.
Its skin is dry and rough.
Our grandmothers were classmates.

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Possessive adjective
A possessive adjective expresses possession of a noun by someone or something. Possessive adjectives are the same as possessive pronouns. All the possessive adjectives are listed in the following table.
 
  
Possessive adjectives/pronouns
Singular Plural
my our
your your
his their
her their
its their
   


 


I
 
 
 
 I spent my afternoon cleaning the toilet.
This must be your cap.
His arms have a few tattoos.
Its skin is dry and rough.
Our grandmothers were classmates.
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