English Grammar: Possessive Pronoun

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Definition:

Mine, yours, his, hers, its, ours, theirs are the possessive pronouns used to substitute a noun and to show possession or ownership.

EG. This is your disk and that's mine. (Mine substitutes the word disk and shows that it belongs to me.)

See Also:

Reflexive Pronoun; Possessive Adjective; Demonstrative Adjective; Negative Pronoun; Reciprocal Pronoun

Category:

Pronouns

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