Proper Names that end in “s” Either way is fine, ‘s or just ‘ Charles’s wife is pretty. Charles’ wife is pretty.
Possessive AdjectivesI my + nounYou your + nounHe his + nounShe her + nounIt its + nounWe our + nounYou your + nounThey their + noun
Possessive PronounsYou don’t know my name, but I know your nameYou don’t know my name, but I know yours.My parents are in the U.S., but her parents are in Colombia.My parents are in the U.S., but hers are in Colombia.
Subject Pronouns, Possessive Adjectives, and Possessive PronounsSubject Pronouns Possessive Adjectives Possessive PronounsI My MineYou Your YoursHe His HisShe Her HersIt Its --We Our OursThey Their Theirs
Questions with WHOSEWHOSE + noun + Aux verb + Subj + Verb?Whose jacket do you like?I like Mary’s jacket.Whose car does he use?He uses his parents’ car.WHOSE + noun + be verb + subject?Whose book is that?It’s Mary’s book.
The Subject and the ObjectBob likes Mary S V OWe like movies S V OBob likes Mary because she helps him. S V O S V OI like movies because they entertain me.S V O S V O
Object PronounsI meYou youHe hisShe herIt itWe usThey them