Definition of possessive determiner in English:

possessive determiner

Line breaks: pos¦ses|sive de¦ter|miner

noun

Grammar
A determiner indicating possession, for example my, your, her, their.
More example sentences
  • ‘Your’, on the other hand, is a possessive determiner: you should only use it when referring to matters such as what you owe ‘your’ friend.
  • Fill in the blank with the correct possessive determiner.

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