Verb(1) have ownership or possession of
Adjective(1) belonging to or on behalf of a specified person (especially yourself
(1) She made her own clothes and always put her hair up in funky new ways.(2) On walking down busy Nevskii, for example, the individual's own right of way is all that matters.(3) Teenage louts always belong to someone else; your own are just boys being boys.(4) they grow their own vegetables(5) he set up his own company(6) I don't own a car(7) he apologized - in his own way(8) If you cannot have it by its own total free will and volition, it will never be yours.(9) Ulverston is South Lakeland's second largest town and oozes its own character and charm.(10) The other five of the same colour is not a trump - it belongs to its own suit.(11) This in turn fostered a new tolerance for women as individuals with their own destinies outside the home.(12) Without these berries, there is more of a need to do your own cooking and eat lots of food.(13) To say there will be pots and pans for people to do their own cooking is just ludicrous.(14) In schools what matters most is not how a child learns to develop his or her own individual abilities.(15) He prefers to travel under his own steam, free of deadlines and the constriction of a commission.(16) Each of these sites has its own particularly charming stance on what I've said.
(1) your own :: jou eie
(2) his own :: sy eie
(3) on his own :: op sy eie
(4) on one's own :: op 'n mens se eie
(5) our own :: ons eie
(6) own up :: Erken
(7) on its own :: op sy eie
(8) of my own :: van my eie
(9) one's own :: 'n mens se eie
(10) own goal :: eie doelwit
1. personal ::
2. individual ::
3. particular ::
4. private ::
6. unique ::
7. be the owner of ::
wees die eienaar van
8. possess ::
9. be the possessor of ::
wees die Skepper van
own, owned, owning, owns
Word Example from TV Shows
The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.
...while you're spending time on your OWN...
The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 22
cleansed in their OWN blood.
Westworld Season 2, Episode 2
that I'm a grOWN man
who can make his OWN decisions.
The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 5
on behalf of the Police
and my OWN, of course.
Money Heist Season 1, Episode 10
Why should every lord
command his OWN men?
Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 3
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