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his
adjective
1. (possessive)
a. su
He hates it when I borrow his computer.Odia que le tome prestada su computadora.
He loves to take care of his cats.Le encanta cuidar de sus gatos.
pronoun
2. (possessive)
a. el suyo (M)la suya (F)
My fries are crispy; I don't know about his.Mis patatas fritas están crujientes, no sé las suyas.
My son is younger than his.Mi hijo es más joven que el suyo.
b. el de él (M)la de él (F)
I have my suitcase, but the airline lost his.Yo tengo mi maleta, pero la aerolínea perdió la de él.
My kids are in kindergarten. His are in second grade.Mis hijos están en el kínder. Los de él están en el segundo grado.
his
[hɪz]
possessive adjective
1. su (singular); sus (plural)
  • I took his car tomé su coche tomé el coche de él (contrasting with hers or theirs)
2. (for parts of body, clothes)
  • his eyes are blue tiene los ojos azules
  • he hit his head se dio un golpe en la cabeza
  • he put his hands in his pockets se metió las manos en los bolsillos
possessive pronombre
3. el suyo (m) la suya (f) (singular); los suyos (mpl) las suyas (f pl) (plural); el/la/los/las de él (to distinguish)
  • my house is big but his is bigger mi casa es grande, pero la suya es mayor
  • she didn't have a book so I gave her his ella no tenía libro, así que le di el de él
4. suyo(a) (used attributively) (singular); suyos(as) (plural)
  • this book is his este libro es suyo
  • a friend of his un amigo suyo
his [hɪz]
possessive adjective
(with singular noun) su; (with plural noun) sus
his book/table su libro/mesa; his friends sus amigos; he took off his coat se quitó el abrigo; he's washing his hair se está lavando el pelo; someone stole his car alguien le robó el coche
pronoun:possessive
(referring to singular possession) (el/la) suyoasuya;a suya (referring to plural possession) (los/las) suyosassuyas;as suyas
this book is his este libro es suyo or de él; is that car his? ¿es suyo or de él ese coche?; "whose is this?" — "it's his" —¿de quién es esto? —es de él; a friend of his un amigo suyo; my car is much bigger than his mi coche es mucho más grande que el suyo or el de él; "is this his coat?" — "no, his is black" —¿es este su abrigo? —no, el suyo or el de él es negro; "is this his scarf?" — "no, his is red" —¿es esta su bufanda? —no la suya or la de él es roja; my parents and his mis padres y los suyos or los de él
the one I like best is his
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