2.5.1. Possessives

The possessive pronominal adjectives have different forms, depending on whether the object (noun) they are describing (i.e. the possessed) is masculine, feminine, neuter, or plural. The forms are:

If the possessed is... (see below)
If the possessor is... (see to the right)

I you
(singular,
informal)
he or it she we you
(plural, 
formal)
they
masculine мој твој негов нејзин наш ваш нивен
feminine моја твоја негова нејзина наша ваша нивна
neuter мое твое негово нејзино наше ваше нивно
plural мои твои негови нејзини наши ваши нивни

When using these, always first ask the two questions in the top left of the table above. Then, choose the appropriate form.

What next?

    • You can review the vocabulary you've learned so far with this game of Jeopardy.
    • Practice the possessive pronominal adjectives with the question чиј, чија, чие, чии "whose" (click here)
    • You can also learn more about a special possessive adjective, свој, своја, свое, свои "one's own" (click here)

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