A possessive pronoun is a word that replaces a noun or noun phrase and shows ownership. The possessive pronouns are:
- Your painting is good, but hers is better.
(possessive pronoun/hers – replaces her painting)
- This house is ours.
(possessive pronoun/ours – replaces our boat)
- Theirs is the car at the end.
(possessive pronoun/theirs – replaces their car)