How to use possessive pronouns in Maltese

How to use possessive pronouns in Maltese

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Maltese possessive pronouns : my

Maltese has both possessive pronouns and possessive suffixes. Maltese Possessive suffixes are usually only used for body parts, words denoting kinship and words denoting familiar locations. In other cases, possessive pronouns are used. The Maltese possessive pronoun for 'my' is 'tiegħi'. Unlike English, the word 'tiegħi' is placed after the noun. The Maltese possessive suffixes for 'my' are '-i' or '-ja'.

Examples

ibni
my son
binti
my daughter
ommi
my mother
il-familja tiegħi
my family
missieri
my father
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Step 9 : Maltese possessive pronouns

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

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