Term: Possessive Adjective


My, your, his, her, its, our, and their are the English possessive adjectives, used with nouns to show possession or ownership.

EG. That's my folder. (My is an adjective which shows that I am the owner of the folder.)

My; your; his; her; its; our; & their are the possessive adjectives in English. They are used before a noun to show possession.


See Also: Possessive Pronoun; Pronoun

Category: Adjectives and Adverbs