Site icon Learn American English Online

Possessive Pronouns


Possessive Pronouns

Directions: Write the correct possessive pronouns for each sentence or question. You can figure out which pronoun to use by looking carefully at the words around it.

Example: I have my cell phone and you have __________. (Answer: yours)

1. You have your homework, but he doesn’t have __________.

2. Bob likes his teacher, but Sandra doesn’t like __________.

3. I‘m not sure if this is __________ or not.

4. We don’t remember if this is __________.

5. They‘re pretty sure that’s __________.

6. You should check to see if it’s __________.

7. They paid full price, but we bought __________ on sale.

8. My son likes my car, so he drives __________ instead of __________.

9. Sue prefers her husband’s tennis racket, so she uses __________ instead of __________.

10. You and I have jackets that look exactly alike. I can’t tell __________ from __________.

Was this exercise helpful? Let me know.


  1. his
  2. hers
  3. mine
  4. ours
  5. theirs
  6. yours
  7. ours
  8. mine…his
  9. his….hers
  10. yours….mine (or) mine….yours

Exit mobile version