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What Are Possessive Personal Pronouns? (with Examples)
The possessive personal pronouns are mine
, and theirs
. They are also known as absolute possessives
Examples of Possessive Personal Pronouns
Here are some examples of absolute possessive pronouns:
- Yours were in the cupboard.
- Build your reputation by helping other people build theirs. (Anthony J D'Angelo)
- We cherish our friends not for their ability to amuse us, but for ours to amuse them. (Evelyn Waugh, 1903-1966)
were lost, she'd take yours. [show
me the absolute possessives]|
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