2.5.2. Practice: Whose?

The question word used to inquire about possession is an adjective in Macedonian. Like all other adjectives, it has a masculine, feminine, neuter, and plural form, depending on the gender of the noun (object) being possessed. Note that the gender of the possessor has no effect on the choice of forms. The forms are:

If the possessed is...
(see below)
the appropriate form of whose is ...
(see below)
masculine чиј
feminine чија
neuter чие
plural чии

What next?

    • Next, learn more about a special possessive adjective, свој, своја, свое, свои "one's own" (click here)

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