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14.4 Spelling: Possessive Nouns

Application 8

For each sentence below, rewrite the segment in bold using a possessive form.

Example: The fragrance of that flowering shrub lasts both day and night.
That flowering shrub's fragrance

1. The hopes of the coach rested on that rookie.


2. The outcome may match the predictions of the media.


3. It may turn out to be a victory that belongs to the whole team.


4. This tournament is like the dreams which my children have.


5. The pride of our family is wrapped up in it, too.


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