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Possessive Pronouns

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Possessive pronouns show that something belongs to someone or something. If If If If If If If the shoes belong to me, they are my shoes. They are mine. the car belongs to you, it is your car. It is yours. the books belong to her, they are her books. They are hers. the pencil belongs to him, it is his pencil. It is his. the leaf belongs to the plant, it is its leaf. the food belongs to us, it is our food. It is ours. the house belongs to them, it is their house. It is theirs.

Choose the possessive pronouns that best complete each sentence. 1. ________________(My/Mine) brother planted a beautiful apricot tree in ________________(our/ours) front yard. 2. Annalisa finished _____________ (her/hers) homework early, but Julissa did not do _______________(her/hers) until later. 3. The little boy who lives next door played with _____________(him/his) toys. 4. The furniture belongs to my mother. It is _________________(her/hers). 5. _________________(Our/Ours) family enjoys spending time together. 6. Jennys dad trimmed the branches off the tree. It looked bare without all of __________________ (it/its) branches. 7. You must remember to clean _______________(your/yours) room before you go to the party. 8. Mr. and Mrs. Rochester bought a plant for ________________ (their/theirs) house. 9. The bicycle over there is ____________(him/his), but this one right here is _______________________ (my/mine). 10. Angela likes to wear _________________ (her/hers) hair long, while Peggy prefers to wear ________________(her/hers) short.

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Possessive Pronouns
Possessive pronouns show that something belongs to someone or something. If If If If If If If the shoes belong to me, they are my shoes. They are mine. the car belongs to you, it is your car. It is yours. the books belong to her, they are her books. They are hers. the pencil belongs to him, it is his pencil. It is his. the leaf belongs to the plant, it is its leaf. the food belongs to us, it is our food. It is ours. the house belongs to them, it is their house. It is theirs.

Choose the possessive pronouns that best complete each sentence. 1. ________________(My/Mine) brother planted a beautiful apricot tree in My ________________(our/ours) front yard. our her 2. Annalisa finished _____________ (her/hers) homework early, but Julissa did hers not do _______________(her/hers) until later. 3. The little boy who lives next door played with _____________(him/his) toys. his 4. The furniture belongs to my mother. It is _________________(her/hers). hers Our 5. _________________(Our/Ours) family enjoys spending time together. 6. Jennys dad trimmed the branches off the tree. It looked bare without all of its __________________ (it/its) branches. your 7. You must remember to clean _______________(your/yours) room before you go to the party. 8. Mr. and Mrs. Rochester bought a plant for ________________ (their/theirs) their house. his 9. The bicycle over there is ____________(him/his), but this one right here is mine _______________________ (my/mine). her 10. Angela likes to wear _________________ (her/hers) hair long, while Peggy hers prefers to wear ________________(her/hers) short.

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