How to use possessive pronouns in Afrikaans

How to use possessive pronouns in Afrikaans

You want to learn how to use possessive pronouns in Afrikaans? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Afrikaans lessons complete with useful examples. My book, your book, all our books... we make learning Afrikaans possessive pronouns easy.

Afrikaans possessive pronouns : my

Possessive pronouns are used in Afrikaans to describe possession or ownership. Just like English, Afrikaans has a set of possessive pronouns. The English word 'my' is a possessive pronoun in the first person singular. The Afrikaans word for 'my' is 'my'.


my boek
my book
my huis
my house
my naam
my name
my geld
my money
my vraag
my question
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About Afrikaans

Afrikaans is one of the 11 official languages of South Africa. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Afrikaans would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Basic words and phrases in Afrikaans

Learn to get by in Afrikaans with these useful words and phrases. We'll begin by learning some basic Afrikaans phrases which you can use for everyday communication.

Dit is 'n winkel.
That is a store.
Dit is 'n huis.
That is a house.
Dit is 'n heuwel.
That is a hill.
Dit is 'n skool.
That is a school.
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If you want to go from beginner to fluent in Afrikaans in a reasonable amount of time, you'll need a proven study method and daily dedication. Our nine-step Afrikaans learning guide will show you how to teach yourself Afrikaans in a structured,effective way. The steps below will take you through the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Afrikaans.

Step 9 : Afrikaans possessive pronouns

Possessive pronouns are used to describe ownership or possession. To start out, learn to use just two Afrikaans possessive pronouns. We suggest you learn my moeder, my vader and jou moeder, jou vader (my mother, my father, your mother, your father). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about Afrikaans possessive pronouns including useful examples. After you've learned using these phrases by heart you can move on to the bonus Step 10 (Simple Afrikaans sentences).

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