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Possessives1.11

  1. 1. What Possessed You?
  2. 2. What are nouns? <ul><li>A noun is a part of speech that describes a person, place, or thing. </li></ul>
  3. 3. What is a possessive noun? <ul><li>A possessive noun is a noun that &quot;owns&quot; something else in the sentence. </li></ul>
  4. 4. For example: <ul><li>The airplane's engine was loud. </li></ul><ul><li>The airplane &quot;owns&quot; the engine. </li></ul><ul><li>Possessive nouns are often shown with apostrophes. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Can you make this sentence possessive? <ul><li>Miguel owns that car. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Answer : <ul><li>That is Miguel 's car. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Remember: <ul><li>When there is use of a possessive, the question &quot;Who owns it?&quot; can be asked and answered. </li></ul>Mine!
  8. 8. Which answer best fits in the blank? <ul><ul><ul><li>____________ bicycle is broken. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>A. Seths' </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>B. Sethes </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>C. Seths </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>D. Seth's </li></ul></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Which answer best fits in the blank? <ul><ul><ul><li>____________ bicycle is broken. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>A. Seths' </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>B. Sethes </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>C. Seths </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>D. Seth's </li></ul></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Do not confuse possessive words with plural words ! <ul><li>Possessive words show ownership. The Black’s dollhouse is small. </li></ul><ul><li>Plural words show more than one. Those girls are friendly. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Which answer best fits in the blank? <ul><li>The trash can will attract a lot of ____________ if you leave the lid off. </li></ul><ul><li>A. flys </li></ul><ul><li>B. flies </li></ul><ul><li>C. flie's </li></ul><ul><li>D. fly's </li></ul>
  12. 12. Which answer best fits in the blank? <ul><li>The trash can will attract a lot of ____________ if you leave the lid off. </li></ul><ul><li>A. flys </li></ul><ul><li>B. flies </li></ul><ul><li>C. flie's </li></ul><ul><li>D. fly's </li></ul>
  13. 13. Which answer best fits in the blank? <ul><li>The ____________________ skin is red. </li></ul><ul><li>A. tomatoes </li></ul><ul><li>B. tomato's </li></ul><ul><li>C. tomatos' </li></ul><ul><li>D. tomatos's </li></ul>
  14. 14. Which answer best fits in the blank? <ul><li>The ____________________ skin is red. </li></ul><ul><li>A. tomatoes </li></ul><ul><li>B. tomato's </li></ul><ul><li>C. tomatos' </li></ul><ul><li>D. tomatos's </li></ul>
  15. 15. Which answer best fits in the blank? <ul><li>The desert is home to many kinds of _______________. </li></ul><ul><li>A. animal </li></ul><ul><li>B. animals </li></ul><ul><li>C. animal's </li></ul><ul><li>D. animals' </li></ul>
  16. 16. Which answer best fits in the blank? <ul><li>The desert is home to many kinds of _______________. </li></ul><ul><li>A. animal </li></ul><ul><li>B. animals </li></ul><ul><li>C. animal's </li></ul><ul><li>D. animals' </li></ul>
  17. 17. Which answer best fits in the blank? <ul><li>Kendra has two hamsters named Fuzzy and Furry. The ____________________ cage looks like a tiny house. </li></ul><ul><li>A. hamsters' </li></ul><ul><li>B. hamsters </li></ul><ul><li>C. hamster's </li></ul><ul><li>D. hamsterers </li></ul>
  18. 18. Which answer best fits in the blank? <ul><li>Kendra has two hamsters named Fuzzy and Furry. The ____________________ cage looks like a tiny house. </li></ul><ul><li>A. hamsters' </li></ul><ul><li>B. hamsters </li></ul><ul><li>C. hamster's </li></ul><ul><li>D. hamsterers </li></ul>
  19. 19. Which answer best fits in the blank? <ul><li>Billy will carry his ____________ suitcase. </li></ul><ul><li>A. sister's </li></ul><ul><li>B. sisters </li></ul><ul><li>C. sisteres </li></ul><ul><li>D. sister' </li></ul>
  20. 20. Which answer best fits in the blank? <ul><li>Billy will carry his ____________ suitcase. </li></ul><ul><li>A. sister's </li></ul><ul><li>B. sisters </li></ul><ul><li>C. sisteres </li></ul><ul><li>D. sister' </li></ul>
  21. 21. Which answer best fits in the blank? <ul><li>I borrowed ___________ </li></ul><ul><li>sweater. </li></ul><ul><li>A. Jane's </li></ul><ul><li>B. Janes </li></ul><ul><li>C. Jane </li></ul><ul><li>D. Janes' </li></ul>
  22. 22. Which answer best fits in the blank? <ul><li>I borrowed _________ </li></ul><ul><li>sweater. </li></ul><ul><li>A. Jane's </li></ul><ul><li>B. Janes </li></ul><ul><li>C. Jane </li></ul><ul><li>D. Janes' </li></ul>I am Jane and this is my sweater.
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