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Flashcards in Possessive Adjective Deck (17):
1

First person plural

Noster, nostra, nostrum

"Our"

2

Second person singular

Tuus -a -um

"Your"

3

Second person plural

Vester, vestra, vestrum

"Your"

4

What do they agree with

They are adjectives so they agree with the thing possessed in gender, number, case

5

I see your brother

Tuum fratrem video

6

We see our mother

Nostram matrem videmus

7

He hates my authority

Meum imperium odit

8

What are they for

Strictly emphatic or to clarify an unclear point

9

I see (my) father

Patrem (meum) video

Clarifies who the father belongs to

10

Third person singular

Suus -a -um

Only used reflexively, otherwise "is, ea, id" in the genitive case is used
- eius, eius, eius

11

Third person plural

Suus -a -um

Only used reflexively, otherwise "is, ea, id" is used otherwise
- eorum, earum, eorum

12

He/she hates his/her own authority

Suum imperium odit

13

They hate their own authority

Suum imperium oderunt

14

Eius imperium odit

He/she hates the authority of him/her/it/this one/that on
He/she hates his/her/its (another person) authority

15

Eorum imperium oderunt

They hate the authority of them/of these/those men
They hate their (different group) authority

16

How to express possession

Genitive of the personal pronoun is never used

To show it in 1st/2nd persons the possessive adjectives must be used

17

First person singular

Meus -a -um

"My"