Possessive Nouns
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by Esteban Martinez
| 10 Questions
Rewrite each group of words using a possessive noun.
• A possessive noun names who or what owns something. A possessive
noun can be common or proper.
• A singular possessive noun names one owner. A plural possessive noun
names more than one owner.
• If a plural noun is regular and ends in -s, add an apostrophe to make it a
possessive noun.
• If a plural noun is irregular and does not end in -s, add an apostrophe
and -s to make it possessive.

1
1
the hands of the builder
2
1
the horns of three bison
3
1
the cries of those puppies
4
1
those puppies’ cries
5
1
the friends of Claire
6
1
the aromas of many soups
7
1
the whistle of the train
8
1
the decisions of the men
9
1
the feathers of our geese
10
1
the rivers of Mexico
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