Can a proper noun function as a possessive adjective? Can the names of specific people act as adjectives?
Answered Nov 18English
Jonathan KingtonA new, enthusiastic English teacher, specialising in TEFL.18 students helped
Hi Tim. No, if you’re using a noun then it’s a possessive noun, not a possessive adjective. Jane’s car - possessive noun. Her car - possessive adjective.
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