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Step 6: Possessive Pronouns

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Note: You get possessive pronouns and possessive adjectives. Remember, the pronoun replaces the thing and the adjective is with the thing.

           Example: That is mine. versus That is my book.

Possessive Pronouns
myne mine
joune/u s'n yours
syne/hare/Joe s'n his - hers - Joe's
ons s'n ours
julle s'n yours (plural)
hulle s'n

theirs

NOTA – Jy kan sê:
Hulle doen hulle werk OF

Hulle doen hul werk.

NOTE – You can say:
They do their work OR

They do their work.


Steps to mastery

  • Watch the movie below, then
  • Do the SLOW mastery below first
  • Do the FAST sessions next. Finally
  • Do the FASTEST session.

 

Flash is required!

Test your recall (slow)

As you see the image pop up, say the pronoun it represents in Afrikaans.


Test your recall (faster)

As you see the image pop up, say the pronoun it represents in Afrikaans.


Test your recall (fastest)

As you see the image pop up, say the pronoun it represents in Afrikaans. If your production is automated (without having to think about the answer), move on and do the Object Pronouns in the same way.


Exam Type Questions

What is a personal pronoun?

  • Explain the function of possessive pronouns and give examples.
  • What would a sentence look like if the concept of pronouns did not exist?

Without hesitation, fill in the following:

  • Sien jy die bal? Dit is ... .
  • Dit is ___ (HIS).
  • Dit is ___ (OURS).
  • Dit is ___ (HERS).
  • Dit is ___ (MINE).
  • Dit is ___ (YOURS).
  • Dit is ___ (YOURS formal).
  • Dit is ___ (YOU GUYS').
  • Dit is ___ (THEIRS).
  • Dit is ___ (ITS).
  • Dit is ___ (JOHAN).
  • Dit is ___ (LETITIA).
  • Dit is ___ (SANET).
  • Dit is ___ (PRETORIA).
  • Dit is ___ (KURUMAN).

Now you are ready for the final step.
• STEP 6: POSSESSIVE ADJECTIVES.