How to use possessive pronouns in Igbo

How to use possessive pronouns in Igbo

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

Igbo personal pronouns : I

A personal pronoun is what we call the English words 'I', 'you', 'he', 'she', 'we' and 'they'. The Igbo words for 'I' are 'm' and 'mụ'. The word 'mụ' in Igbo is used on its own or with a preposition. The word 'm' is used with a verb.


naanị mụ
just me
ọbụghị mụ
not me
na mụ ?
and me ?
mụ kwa
me too
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About Igbo

The Igbo language belongs to Niger-Congo language family. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Igbo would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Basic words and phrases in Igbo

Learn to get by in Igbo with these useful words and phrases. The phrases below will help you to greet people in Igbo, introduce yourself in Igbo and even hold a conversation in Igbo after you have met someone.

Enwere ụlọ.
There is a house.
Enwere nnụnụ.
There is a bird.
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Step 9 : Igbo possessive pronouns

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

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