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Possessive Nouns and Pronouns Sharing Stories Lesson 4
Possessives Possessive means belongs to. A possessive noun needs an apostrophe s (s) A possessive pronoun does not need an apostrophe s (s) * Some possessive pronouns are: her, hers, his, its, our, ours, and their
Examples: Tim becomes Tims hebecomeshis shebecomesher girlbecomesgirls dog becomesdogs
Work with your learning partner to come up with 2 more examples of possessives.
Try It! Write the possessive pronoun that would replace the underlined noun. 1.Megans brother is Nathan. _____________ 2.The books cover was colorful. __________ 3.He brought Andrews book to the library. _________ 4.I want to borrow Megans and Martins book. _________ Her Its his their
Practice Write the possessive form of the noun at the end of each sentence. 5._______ favorite is mystery. [Jeff] 6.I read my ________ comic books. [friend] 7.What is ______ favorite book? [you] 8.The ______ covers were torn. [books] 9.The __________ suggestion was very helpful. [librarian] Jeffs friends your books librarians
Proofread Read the paragraph below. Change any underlined possessive pronouns that are wrong. Write the correct word above the incorrect word. Did you like mine book Runie the Unicorn? My mothers friend gave it to me for mine birthday. Hers favorite part is when the unicorn finds the magic crystal in the forest. My favorite part is when the little girl helps the unicorn. I didnt ruin the ending, did I? my ____________ my ____________ Her ____________