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What Possessed You?. What are nouns?. A noun is a part of speech that describes a person, place, or thing. What is a possessive noun?. A possessive noun is a noun that "owns" something else in the sentence. For example:. The airplane's engine was loud. The airplane "owns" the engine.

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What are nouns
What are nouns?

  • A noun is a part of speech that describes a person, place, or thing.


What is a possessive noun
What is a possessive noun?

  • A possessive noun is a noun that "owns" something else in the sentence.


For example
For example:

  • The airplane's engine was loud.

  • The airplane "owns" the engine.

  • Possessive nouns are often shown with apostrophes.



Answer
Answer:

  • That is Miguel's car.


Remember
Remember:

  • When there is use of a possessive, the question "Who owns it?" can be asked and answered.

Mine!


Which answer best fits in the blank
Which answer best fits in the blank?

____________ bicycle is broken.

A. Seths'

B. Sethes

C. Seths

D. Seth's


Which answer best fits in the blank1
Which answer best fits in the blank?

____________ bicycle is broken.

A. Seths'

B. Sethes

C. Seths

D. Seth's


Do not confuse possessive words with plural words
Do not confuse possessive words with plural words!

  • Possessive words show ownership. The Black’s dollhouse is small.

  • Plural words show more than one. Those girls are friendly.


Which answer best fits in the blank2
Which answer best fits in the blank?

The trash can will attract a lot of ____________ if you leave the lid off.

A. flys

B. flies

C. flie's

D. fly's


Which answer best fits in the blank3
Which answer best fits in the blank?

The trash can will attract a lot of ____________ if you leave the lid off.

A. flys

B.flies

C. flie's

D. fly's


Which answer best fits in the blank4
Which answer best fits in the blank?

The ____________________ skin is red.

A. tomatoes

B. tomato's

C. tomatos'

D. tomatos's


Which answer best fits in the blank5
Which answer best fits in the blank?

The ____________________ skin is red.

A. tomatoes

B.tomato's

C. tomatos'

D. tomatos's


Which answer best fits in the blank6
Which answer best fits in the blank?

The desert is home to many kinds of _______________.

A. animal

B. animals

C. animal's

D. animals'


Which answer best fits in the blank7
Which answer best fits in the blank?

The desert is home to many kinds of _______________.

A. animal

B. animals

C. animal's

D. animals'


Which answer best fits in the blank8
Which answer best fits in the blank?

Kendra has two hamsters named Fuzzy and Furry. The ____________________ cage looks like a tiny house.

A. hamsters'

B. hamsters

C. hamster's

D. hamsterers


Which answer best fits in the blank9
Which answer best fits in the blank?

Kendra has two hamsters named Fuzzy and Furry. The ____________________ cage looks like a tiny house.

A.hamsters'

B. hamsters

C. hamster's

D. hamsterers


Which answer best fits in the blank10
Which answer best fits in the blank?

Billy will carry his ____________ suitcase.

A. sister's

B. sisters

C. sisteres

D. sister'


Which answer best fits in the blank11
Which answer best fits in the blank?

Billy will carry his ____________ suitcase.

A.sister's

B. sisters

C. sisteres

D. sister'


Which answer best fits in the blank12
Which answer best fits in the blank?

I borrowed ___________

sweater.

A. Jane's

B. Janes

C. Jane

D. Janes'


Which answer best fits in the blank13
Which answer best fits in the blank?

I am Jane and

this is my sweater.

I borrowed _________

sweater.

A.Jane's

B. Janes

C. Jane

D. Janes'


How did you do
How did you do?

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