What is the meaning of case in grammar?


Case is the grammatical function of a noun or pronoun.

There are three Cases. Theese Are:

1. Subjective case:  pronouns used as subject. 
2. Objective case:  pronouns used as objects of verbs or prepositions. 
3. Possessive case:  pronouns which express ownership.


Subjective Case (Nominative Case)

When a noun or a pronoun works as a subject in the sentence, a subjective case appears.


  • Louis works in the management.
  • He works very hard for the company.
  • I love to watch movies in my free time.
  • Reading is a very good habit.

Objective Case

When a noun or a pronoun works as an object in the sentence, an objective case appears.


  • Robert does not eat burgers.
  • He loves pizza.
  • Robert told me that.
  • Alex follows Robert.

Possessive Case

Possessive cases indicate a relationship of possession or belongingness between two nouns or a noun and a pronoun.


  • Robin’s house is near the river. (Two nouns related in the basis of possession.)
  • His brother lives in the city. (A pronoun and a noun)
  • My family does not approve this.
  • Shaun’s wife has passed away.

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