The Following sentence has a word or phrase underlined. Read the sentences carefully and find which part of speech the underlined word belongs to.
The neighbour did not pass my ball.
Correct Answer : c ) Possessive AdjectiveExplanation :
The underlined word is to express possession that to whom does the ball belong.
The word ‘my’ qualifies the noun subject ‘ball’; therefore, it is an adjective and not a pronoun. A possessive pronoun is used in the way that it signifies possession.
Example: This ball is mine.
Here, ‘mine’ is the possessive pronoun.
Hence, (C) is the correct answer.
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