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A possessive form is a word or grammatical construction used to indicate a relationship of possession in a broad sense. This can include strict ownership, or a number of other types of relation to a greater or lesser degree analogous to it.
for example - his, her, my, their, our etc.
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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    A What’s ________ name? B I’m Nancy. I’m from England.

    • A.

      Her

    • B.

      Your

    • C.

      Their

    Correct Answer
    B. Your
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "your" because the question is asking for the name of the person being addressed. In this case, the person being addressed is B, who responds with "I'm Nancy." Therefore, the correct pronoun to use is "your" as it refers to the person being spoken to.

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  • 2. 

    Three hundred dollars? That’s a very ________ watch.

    • A.

      Fast

    • B.

      Your

    • C.

      Expensive

    Correct Answer
    C. Expensive
    Explanation
    The word "expensive" fits logically in the sentence because it is used to describe the watch. The sentence implies that the watch is being discussed and the speaker is expressing surprise or disbelief at the high price of three hundred dollars. Therefore, "expensive" is the most suitable word to complete the sentence.

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  • 3. 

    That’s my dog. ________ name is Toby.

    • A.

      Its

    • B.

      Our

    • C.

      Your

    Correct Answer
    A. Its
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Its" because the sentence is referring to the dog's name, which is a possession of the dog itself. "Its" is the possessive form of "it" and is used to show ownership. In this case, it is used to indicate that the name belongs to the dog.

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  • 4. 

    A Is that your sister over there? B Yes. She’s the ________ one.

    • A.

      Long

    • B.

      Short

    • C.

      Blue

    Correct Answer
    B. Short
    Explanation
    B is describing the sister as "short" in comparison to the other options given (long and blue). This suggests that the sister is not tall in height.

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  • 5. 

    A Are those your friends? B No. ________ friends aren’t here today.

    • A.

      Her

    • B.

      Their

    • C.

      Our

    Correct Answer
    C. Our
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Our" because the speaker is referring to a group of people that includes themselves. Therefore, the possessive pronoun "our" is used to indicate that the friends belong to the speaker and others in their group.

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  • 6. 

    These chairs are very ________.

    • A.

      Old

    • B.

      Fast

    • C.

      Slow

    Correct Answer
    A. Old
    Explanation
    The chairs are described as "very old". This suggests that they have been in use for a long time and may show signs of wear and tear.

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  • 7. 

    A Is your wife here? B Yes. ________ wife is over there.

    • A.

      Our

    • B.

      Your

    • C.

      My

    Correct Answer
    C. My
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "My" because B is referring to their own wife, indicating possession.

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  • 8. 

    Suzy and Melanie are English. ________ husbands are American.

    • A.

      Their

    • B.

      Our

    • C.

      Her

    Correct Answer
    A. Their
    Explanation
    Suzy and Melanie are English, so it is logical to assume that they each have their own husbands. The possessive pronoun "their" is used to show that the husbands belong to Suzy and Melanie collectively.

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  • 9. 

    This is ________ father. My mother isn’t here.

    • A.

      Her

    • B.

      His

    • C.

      My

    Correct Answer
    C. My
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "my" because the speaker is referring to their own father. They state that their mother isn't present, indicating that they are speaking about their own family.

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  • 10. 

    This is my new book. ________ very good.

    • A.

      It

    • B.

      It's

    • C.

      Its

    Correct Answer
    B. It's
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "It's." The sentence is referring to the book and describing it as "very good." "It's" is the contraction of "it is," which is the correct form to use in this context to show possession or describe the book's quality.

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  • 11. 

    ________ mother and father aren’t from Turkey.

    • A.

      Their

    • B.

      They

    • C.

      There

    Correct Answer
    A. Their
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Their" because it is a possessive pronoun that shows ownership. In this sentence, it indicates that the mother and father mentioned do not belong to Turkey.

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  • 12. 

    I’m Brenda, and this is my ________, Yumiko.

    • A.

      Brother wife

    • B.

      Brother’s wife

    • C.

      Wife’s brother

    Correct Answer
    B. Brother’s wife
    Explanation
    In this sentence, Brenda is introducing someone named Yumiko. Brenda refers to Yumiko as "my ________," which implies that Yumiko is related to Brenda in some way. The correct answer is "brother's wife" because it indicates that Yumiko is married to Brenda's brother.

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  • 13. 

    Where are ________ pens?

    • A.

      Our

    • B.

      Ours

    • C.

      We

    Correct Answer
    A. Our
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "our" because the question is asking about the location of the pens, which implies possession. "Our" is a possessive pronoun that indicates that the pens belong to a group of people, likely the speaker and others.

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  • 14. 

    Maria is___________sister.

    • A.

      Miguels

    • B.

      Miguel

    • C.

      Miguel's

    Correct Answer
    C. Miguel's
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Miguel's." This indicates that Maria is the sister of someone named Miguel. The apostrophe s ('s) is used to show possession or ownership in English. Therefore, "Miguel's" implies that Maria is the sister of Miguel.

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  • 15. 

    Topsy and Tina are sisters. ________ brother’s name is Tim.

    • A.

      Her

    • B.

      Their

    • C.

      Our

    Correct Answer
    B. Their
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Their." This is because the sentence is referring to Topsy and Tina's brother, so the possessive pronoun "Their" is used to indicate that the brother belongs to both sisters.

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  • 16. 

    Kate is not here, but this is ________ bag.

    • A.

      His

    • B.

      Its

    • C.

      Her

    Correct Answer
    C. Her
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "her" because the pronoun "her" is used to refer to a female person or object that belongs to a female person. In this case, since Kate is not present, the bag is assumed to belong to her.

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  • 17. 

    It’s a ________ car.

    • A.

      Cheap

    • B.

      Maria’s

    • C.

      Our

    Correct Answer
    A. Cheap
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "cheap" because it is the only option that fits the sentence structure of "It's a ________ car." The other options, "Maria's" and "our," do not make sense in this context.

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  • 18. 

    Her ________ are nice.

    • A.

      Son

    • B.

      Sons

    • C.

      Son's

    Correct Answer
    B. Sons
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "sons". This is because the sentence is referring to multiple sons, indicating that there is more than one son and that they are nice. The plural form "sons" is used to indicate this.

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  • 19. 

    That’s Trent’s girlfriend. ________ very good-looking.

    • A.

      Her's

    • B.

      She's

    • C.

      She

    Correct Answer
    B. She's
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "She's." This is because the sentence is referring to Trent's girlfriend and describing her as good-looking. "She's" is the contraction of "she is," which is the correct form to use in this context.

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  • 20. 

    Here are ________ sandwiches: one cheese, and one tuna and cheese.

    • A.

      Your

    • B.

      Yours

    • C.

      Your's

    Correct Answer
    A. Your
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "your" because it is used to indicate possession. In this context, it is referring to the sandwiches that belong to the person being addressed.

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  • 21. 

    My ________ is very nice. Her name is Janice.

    • A.

      Boyfriend

    • B.

      Girlfriend

    • C.

      Woman

    Correct Answer
    B. Girlfriend
    Explanation
    The word "My" indicates that the speaker is referring to someone they have a personal relationship with. The phrase "Her name is Janice" suggests that the person being referred to is female. Therefore, the correct answer is "girlfriend" as it indicates a romantic relationship with a female individual named Janice.

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  • 22. 

    That’s my ________. He is 22 today.

    • A.

      Children

    • B.

      Daughter

    • C.

      Son

    Correct Answer
    C. Son
    Explanation
    The given sentence states that "He is 22 today," indicating that the person being referred to is a male. Therefore, the correct answer is "son" as it is the appropriate term to describe a male child.

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  • 23. 

    My sister’s married. Her ________ name is Luke.

    • A.

      Husband’s

    • B.

      Father’s

    • C.

      Brother’s

    Correct Answer
    A. Husband’s
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "husband's". This is because the sentence is stating that the sister is married, so her husband's name is Luke. The possessive form of "husband" is "husband's", indicating that the name belongs to the sister's husband.

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  • 24. 

    These are my ________. Their names are Ed and Marco.

    • A.

      Man

    • B.

      People

    • C.

      Friends

    Correct Answer
    C. Friends
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "friends" because the sentence states that the speaker has some people and their names are mentioned as Ed and Marco. This implies that the people being referred to are friends of the speaker.

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  • 25. 

    I’m married. I have two ________, a boy and a girl.

    • A.

      Child

    • B.

      Childs

    • C.

      Children

    Correct Answer
    C. Children
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "children." In this sentence, the speaker is stating that they have two offspring, a boy and a girl. "Children" is the plural form of "child," which accurately reflects the fact that they have more than one child.

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  • 26. 

    Kelly is 18. Her ________ are 50. 

    • A.

      Fathers

    • B.

      Mother

    • C.

      Mother and father

    Correct Answer
    C. Mother and father
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "mother and father" because the sentence mentions the plural form 'are'. This implies that both her parents are 50 years old.   

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  • 27. 

    Angela is my ________.

    • A.

      Children

    • B.

      Sister

    • C.

      Picture

    Correct Answer
    B. Sister
    Explanation
    This question is asking for a word that completes the sentence "Angela is my ________." The correct answer is "sister." This indicates that the speaker is referring to Angela as their sister.

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  • 28. 

    My parents are ________.

    • A.

      Tall

    • B.

      Long

    • C.

      New

    Correct Answer
    A. Tall
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "tall" because the word "parents" refers to one's biological mother and father, and the word "tall" describes their height.

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  • 29. 

    He’s a very ________ man. He’s 97.

    • A.

      Long

    • B.

      Old

    • C.

      Big

    Correct Answer
    B. Old
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "old" because the sentence states that the man is 97 years old, indicating that he is elderly.

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  • 30. 

    Your mobile phone’s fantastic. Is it ________?

    • A.

      Late

    • B.

      Today's

    • C.

      New

    Correct Answer
    C. New
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "new" because the sentence is expressing admiration for the mobile phone, indicating that it is of good quality or impressive. The word "new" suggests that the phone is recently purchased or released, which would explain its fantastic features.

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  • 31. 

    This car is very ________.

    • A.

      Speed

    • B.

      Short

    • C.

      Fast

    Correct Answer
    C. Fast
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "fast" because the word "fast" is commonly used to describe a car that is capable of high speeds.

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  • 32. 

    These glasses are very ________. They’re only £5.

    • A.

      Small

    • B.

      Cheap

    • C.

      Long

    Correct Answer
    B. Cheap
    Explanation
    The given correct answer is "cheap". This is because the sentence states that the glasses are only £5, indicating that they are affordable or inexpensive. Therefore, the word "cheap" accurately describes the cost of the glasses.

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  • 33. 

    That’s an ________ bag. It’s a nice colour.

    • A.

      Orange

    • B.

      Big

    • C.

      Expensive

    Correct Answer
    A. Orange
    Explanation
    The given correct answer is "orange" because the sentence states that the bag is a nice color, and orange is commonly associated with being a nice or attractive color.

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  • 34. 

    Tick () the word that is different.

    • A.

      Green

    • B.

      Blue

    • C.

      Big

    Correct Answer
    C. Big
    Explanation
    The word "big" is different from the other two words because it does not refer to a color. Both "green" and "blue" are colors, while "big" describes the size of an object.

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  • 35. 

    Tick () the word that is different.

    • A.

      Short

    • B.

      Tall

    • C.

      Old

    Correct Answer
    C. Old
    Explanation
    The word "old" is different from the other words because it refers to age, while the other words refer to physical attributes. "Short" and "tall" describe height, while "old" describes age.

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  • 36. 

    Tick () the word that is different.

    • A.

      Friend

    • B.

      Wife

    • C.

      Daughter

    Correct Answer
    A. Friend
    Explanation
    The word "friend" is different from the other options because it does not have a familial relationship. "Wife" and "daughter" both refer to family members, while "friend" refers to a person with whom one has a close relationship but is not related by blood or marriage.

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  • 37. 

    Tick () the word that is different.

    • A.

      Good

    • B.

      Fast

    • C.

      Bad

    Correct Answer
    B. Fast
    Explanation
    The word "fast" is different from the other words because it describes the speed or quickness of something, whereas the other words describe the quality or condition of something.

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  • 38. 

    Tick () the word that is different.

    • A.

      Nice

    • B.

      Yellow

    • C.

      Orange

    Correct Answer
    A. Nice
    Explanation
    The word "nice" is different from the other two words because it does not represent a color. "Yellow" and "orange" are both colors, while "nice" is an adjective that describes something as pleasant or enjoyable.

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  • 39. 

    Tick () the word that is different.

    • A.

      Fantastic

    • B.

      Great

    • C.

      Terrible

    Correct Answer
    C. Terrible
    Explanation
    The word "terrible" is different from the other two words because it has a negative connotation, while "fantastic" and "great" have positive connotations.

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  • 40. 

    Tick () the word that is different.

    • A.

      Big

    • B.

      Small

    • C.

      Red

    Correct Answer
    C. Red
    Explanation
    The words "big" and "small" are both adjectives that describe size, while "red" is an adjective that describes color. Therefore, "red" is the word that is different from the others.

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  • 41. 

    Which word has a different sound? Tick () A, B, or C.

    • A.

      Mother

    • B.

      Father

    • C.

      Brother

    Correct Answer
    B. Father
    Explanation
    The word "father" has a different sound compared to the words "mother" and "brother". The "a" sound in "father" is pronounced differently than the "o" sound in "mother" and the "o" sound in "brother".

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  • 42. 

    Which word has a different sound? Tick () A, B, or C.

    • A.

      Phone

    • B.

      Computer

    • C.

      Welcome

    Correct Answer
    A. Phone
    Explanation
    The word "phone" has a different sound compared to the other two words. The "ph" sound in "phone" is pronounced as /f/, while the "c" in "computer" and the "w" in "welcome" have their usual sounds, /k/ and /w/ respectively.

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  • 43. 

    Which word has a different sound? Tick () A, B, or C.

    • A.

      Girl

    • B.

      Number

    • C.

      Hair

    Correct Answer
    C. Hair
    Explanation
    The word "hair" has a different sound because it is the only word that begins with the /h/ sound, while the other two words begin with the /g/ and /n/ sounds respectively.

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  • 44. 

    Which word has a different sound? Tick () A, B, or C.

    • A.

      Small

    • B.

      Tall

    • C.

      Day

    Correct Answer
    C. Day
    Explanation
    The words "small" and "tall" both have the same ending sound of "all," while "day" has a different ending sound of "ay." Therefore, "day" is the word that has a different sound.

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  • 45. 

    Which word has a different sound? Tick () A, B, or C.

    • A.

      Horse

    • B.

      Colour

    • C.

      Board

    Correct Answer
    B. Colour
    Explanation
    The word "colour" has a different sound compared to the other two words. "Horse" and "board" both have the same "or" sound, while "colour" has a different "ou" sound.

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  • 46. 

    Which word has a different sound? Tick () A, B, or C.

    • A.

      Chair

    • B.

      Are

    • C.

      Fast

    Correct Answer
    A. Chair
    Explanation
    The word "chair" has a different sound compared to the other two words. "Chair" has the /tʃ/ sound at the beginning, while "are" and "fast" do not have this sound.

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