Determiners ( 1 )
What are determiners?
Determiners are words like the,a,my,this,some,either,
determiners come at the beginning of noun phrases, but
they are not adjective.
The moon , This house , Every week , A nice day ,
Some problems , Enough trouble , My fat old cat.
Group A determiners – the , my , this
Articles – A , An , The
Possessives – My , Your , His , Her , Our, Their , Whose
We cannot put two group A determiners together. We can say
a friend , my friend , or this friend but not the my friend, the this friend
this my friend or my this friend.
This is our school ( not this is the our school ).
Is this your book? ( not Is this a your book? )
She is a friend of mine.( not she is a my friend )
Noun with possessives can be used like determiners
My father’s car , My parent’s house , The children’s room
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