its Definition

belonging to or associated with a thing previously mentioned or easily identified.

Using its: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "its" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The dog wagged its tail.

  • Example

    The company is known for its innovative products.

  • Example

    The tree lost its leaves in the fall.


Summary: its in Brief

'Its' [ɪts] is a pronoun used to indicate possession or association with a previously mentioned or easily identified thing. For example, 'The company is known for its innovative products.'

How do native speakers use this expression?