Possessive Forms

We use possessive forms to show who owns something.

Possessive 's

We use the possessive 's to make a possessive noun.

Possessive Pronouns

We use a possessive pronoun to replace a possessive noun.

Possessive Determiners

We use a possessive determiner (or possessive adjective) with a noun to tell us who owns the noun we are talking about.

Using Possessive 's With Time Phrases

We can use the possessive 's with time phrases to show that something belongs to, or is associated with, a certain period of time.