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Possessive ContextPlay
Use 'its' to show something owns or possesses something else. SlideThe tree lost its leaves.
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Non-Living ThingsPlay
'Its' is commonly used with non-living things, animals, or ideas. SlideThe computer updated its software.
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Inanimate SubjectsPlay
Use 'its' when the subject of the sentence is a thing, not a person. SlideThe museum opened its doors at nine.