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    I have this sentence in practice book; "There is Mike. Is that new bicycle......"

    How can I finish it?

    "There is Mike. Is that new bicycle his?"

    or "There is Mike. Is that new bicycle of his?"

    or "There is Mike. Is that new bicycle of Mike?"

    or "There is Mike.Is that new bicycle Mike's?"

    or else?

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    Default Re: finish the sentence

    his

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    Default Re: finish the sentence

    "There is Mike. Is that his new bicycle?" (‘His’ here is a possessive adjective.)

    "There is Mike. Is that a new bicycle of his?" (‘His’ here is a possessive pronoun.)

    "There is Mike. Is that a new bicycle of Mike’s?" (Double genitive.)

    "There is Mike. Is that Mike's new bicycle?" (‘Mike’s’ is a possessive adjective.)

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