who or whose – Exercise

Task No. 1198

Decide whether who or whose is used. Choose from the drop-down menu.

Welcome to your who or whose – Exercise

1 He knows a boy has three bikes.Clue
The pronoun refers to a person (boy) so use WHO
2 This is Peter lost a tooth yesterday.Clue
The pronoun refers to a person (Peter) so use WHO
3 This is John car was stolen yesterday.Clue
The pronoun refers to possession (car) so use WHOSE
4 Mrs Brown, husband is a dentist, came to visit yesterday.Clue
The pronoun refers to possession (husband) so use WHOSE
5 I talked to a man had just returned from China.Clue
The pronoun refers to a person (a man) so use WHO
6 Thomas Edison was an inventor ideas changed the world.Clue
The pronoun refers to possession (ideas) so use WHOSE
7 Sean is the boy won the competition.Clue
The pronoun refers to a person (Sean) so use WHO
8 John, is Susan's boyfriend, works in a bank.Clue
The pronoun refers to a person (John) so use WHO
9 What do you call someone lives in Canada?Clue
The pronoun refers to a person (someone) so use WHO
10 The Jones, son lives in New York, are moving to America.Clue
The pronoun refers to possession (son) so use WHOSE