How to use possessive pronouns in Turkish

How to use possessive pronouns in Turkish

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

Turkish possessive pronouns : my

Possessive pronouns and suffixes are used in Turkish to describe possession or ownership. The Turkish word for 'my' is 'benim'. As well, the suffix '-m' is added to the noun.


benim bacağım
my leg
benim ayak bileğim
my ankle
baş parmağım
my thumb
benim kafam
my head
benim sırtım
my back
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Step 9 : Turkish possessive pronouns

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

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