Ownership. Ownership. How do we show ownership in English? ‘s ex: John’s book Sarah’s desk In Spanish, there is no apostrophe S (‘ s )… do NOT use it!. Wait … have we seen this before?. Why yes, you have… ¿ Cómo se dice ENGLISH CLASS en español ?.
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How do we show ownership in English?
ex: John’s book
In Spanish, there is no apostrophe S(‘s)…
do NOT use it!
Why yes, you have…
¿Cómo se dice ENGLISH CLASS en español?
Se dice la clasedeinglés.
It is said the class of English.
To show ownership in Spanish you put:
The definite article + noun + de + person’s name
Examples: el libro de John (John’s book)
el escritorio de Sarah (Sarah’s desk)
Please use caution when a singular, masculine pronoun is used after de…
The boy’s book = el librodel chico
la computadora de Harry
2. The boy’s book
el libro del chico
3. The girl’s pencil
el lápiz de la chica
4. Lizzie’s table
la mesa de Lizzie
5. Carly’s friend
la amiga/el amigo de Carly