Possessive Personal Pronouns

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What Are Possessive Personal Pronouns? (with Examples)

The possessive personal pronouns are mine, yours, his, hers, its, ours, and theirs. They are also known as absolute possessives.

Examples of Possessive Personal Pronouns

Here are some examples of absolute possessive pronouns: Interactive example:
 
If hers were lost, she'd take yours. [show me the absolute possessives]

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NO APOSTROPHE

Do not put an apostrophe in a possessive personal pronoun.


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What are possessive adjectives? What are possessive pronouns? What are adjectives? What are nouns? What are pronouns? Glossary of grammatical terms