🤞Free epic German newsletter?! Yaaaas!

I don't spam! Read my privacy policy for more info.

Grammar Term
(click here to see term archive)

Possessive Article

Possessivartikel

Possessive articles are indicate possession.
English examples are “my”, “your” or “her”.

The difference to possessive pronouns is that articles cannot stand alone.

article:

  • This is my bike.
  • This is my.        WRONG

pronoun:

  • This is mine bike.   WRONG
  • This is mine.

In German, they of course get different endings depending on case and gender, so you have more “options” there.

And we all like options, right ;)?

I’ll add a table here soon!

0 0 votes
Article Rating

Your thoughts and impressions

🗨
Subscribe
Notify of
guest

0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments


Never miss out!

Join over 20.000 German learners and get my epic newsletter whenever I post a new article :)

We don’t spam! Read our privacy policy for more info.