Determiners are words like the, an, my, some. They are grammatically similar. They all come at the beginning of noun phrases, and usually we cannot use more than one determiner in the same noun phrase.

Some grammarians do not treat determiners as adjectives, but give them a class of their own.


a, an, the

Possessive Adjectives

my, your, his, her, its, our, their, whose

each, every

either, neither

some, any, no

much, many; more, most

little, less, least

few, fewer, fewest

what, whatever; which, whichever

both, half, all



Determiners Quiz