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Step 5: Possessive Adjectives

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Possessive Adjectives
my boek (Dit is my eie boek.) my book (It is my own book.)
jou boek / u boek your book
sy of haar boek / Joe se boek his or her book / Joe's book
ons boek our book
julle boek your book (plural)
hulle boek their book

Steps to mastery

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

 

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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 difference between possessive pronouns and possessive adjectives. Give examples of each.
  • What would a sentence look like if the concept of pronouns did not exist?

Without hesitation, fill in the following:

  • Ek dink dit is ___ (HIS) bal.
  • Ek dink dit is ___ (OUR) bal.
  • Ek dink dit is ___ (HER) bal.
  • Ek dink dit is ___ (MY) bal.
  • Ek dink dit is ___ (YOUR) bal.
  • Ek dink dit is ___ (YOUR formal) bal.
  • Ek dink dit is ___ (YOU GUYS') bal.
  • Ek dink dit is ___ (THEIR) bal.
  • Ek dink dit is ___ (ITS) bal.
  • Ek dink dit is ___ (JOHAN) bal.
  • Ek dink dit is ___ (MARIA) bal.
  • Ek dink dit is ___ (ANDRIES) bal.
  • Ek dink dit is ___ (SOWETO) bal.
  • Ek dink dit is ___ (WINDHOEK) bal.
Congratulations, you are now ready for VERBS.