Pronouns 2
Our washing machine needs repairing; so does theirs.

Pronouns 2

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There are also possessive pronouns in English. Possessive means belonging to, such as 'her computer'. 'My'/'ours'/'his'/'theirs' are also (possessive = belonging to) pronouns.

If you enjoyed our previous quiz on pronouns, you'll hopefully enjoy this one too!

1.
Try and find all the pronouns in the following sentence.
Is there a dog in your garden? Ours has escaped!
dog, garden
Is, escaped
Is, has
your, ours
'Ours' never needs an apostrophe!
2.
Try and find all the pronouns in the following sentence.
Our washing machine needs repairing; so does theirs.
needs, does
needs, repairing
Our, theirs
washing, machine
'Theirs' never needs an apostrophe!
3.
Try and find all the pronouns in the following sentence.
Our football match is canceled; their sports field is wet.
football, match
is, is
Our, their
sports, field
'Their' = belonging to them = possessive pronoun
4.
Try and find all the pronouns in the following sentence.
Your car is a newer model than his car.
car, car
is, than
newer, model
Your, his
'His' = belonging to him = possessive pronoun
5.
Try and find all the pronouns in the following sentence.
We have our essays; have you seen theirs anywhere?
have, our, you, theirs
our, have, theirs, you
We, our, you, seen
We, our, you, theirs
'Theirs' never needs an apostrophe!
6.
Try and find all the pronouns in the following sentence.
A van delivered their shopping but not yours.
A, but
delivered, but
their, yours
van, shopping
'Van' and 'shopping' are nouns
7.
Try and find all the pronouns in the following sentence.
Don't take your old book home; take your new one.
book, home
old, new
take, take
your, your
'Your' = belonging to you = possessive pronoun
8.
Try and find all the pronouns in the following sentence.
His lunch and her book are in my knapsack.
and, are, in
her, book, my
His, her, my
lunch, book, knapsack
'My' = belonging to me = possessive pronoun
9.
Try and find all the pronouns in the following sentence.
She celebrated her birthday with her family and friends.
celebrated, birthday
family, friends
She, her
with, and
'Her' = belonging to her = possessive pronoun
10.
Try and find all the pronouns in the following sentence.
Tell them that their tickets are at the reception.
Tell, are
that, the
them, their
tickets, reception
'Them' personal pronoun; 'their' possessive pronoun
Author:  Sue Daish

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