Clarification on Part of speach


Sheela bought a new clip for her hair---State the partof speach of "her ' in the sentence. Is it a possessive prnoun or anything else.

asked Feb 15 '13 at 11:36 Muthukrishnan s New member

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You are right. 'Her' is a possessive pronoun in this use. It can also be an objective pronoun.

I gave it to her. In this usage, it is the object of the preposition 'to'.

link comment answered Feb 15 '13 at 12:14 Lewis Neidhardt Grammarly Fellow

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