¿Sabías que...?: Un falso amigo es un cognado que tiene cara de ser un amigo verdadero, pero tienen significados diferentes.
his / su
 
his   [hɪz]
A. -possessive adjective   (with singular noun)   su   (with plural noun)   sus
·his book/table
·su libro/mesa
·his friends
·sus amigos
·he took off his coat
·se quitó el abrigo
·he'noun washing his hair
·se está lavando el pelo
·someone stole his car
·alguien le robó el coche
B. -possessive pronoun
(referring to singular possession)   (el/la) suyoa   (referring to plural possession)   (los/las) suyosas
·this book is his
·este libro es suyo or de él
·is that car his?
·¿es suyo or de él ese coche?
·"whose is this?" -- "it'noun his"
·--¿de quiénoun es esto? --es de él
·a friend of his
·un amigo suyo
·my car is much bigger than his
·mi coche es mucho masculineánoun grande que el suyo or el de él
·"is this his coat?" -- "no, his is black"
·--¿es éste su abrigo? --no, el suyo or el de él es negro
·"is this his scarf?" -- "no, his is red"
·--¿es ésta su bufanda? --no la suya or la de él es roja
·my parents and his
·mis padres y los suyos or los de él
 
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