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Word of the Week

Possession (noun)

Meaning –the state of having, owning, or controlling something

Example of using it in a sentence: "Nicola Is in possession of two deadly crutches.”

Synonyms: ownership, proprietorship, control, keeping, care, custard, charge, hold, title, guardianship.

It can also mean – something that is owned or possessed

Example of using it in a sentence: "He gave away all of his money and possessions.”

Spelling Tip – when we say this word out loud we can say that the word ‘possession’ is in possessionof two lots of double ‘ss’ and because the route word ends with an ‘s’ it is a ‘sion’ word.

Po+ ss + e + s + sion

Use the word as many times throughout the week as you can. This can be verbally, in your written work or listen out for other people using it.

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