How to Use Apostrophes Correctly
Apostrophes are very commonly misused. I see errors on Internet discussion boards, on signs advertising businesses, even in articles in newspapers and magazines. It is a rampant problem that is easy to correct with a little education. When you understand...
Correct: two actresses' roles (actress + es + apostrophe) Incorrect: two actress's
roles. Rule 2b. Do not use an apostrophe + s to make a regular noun plural.
Proper apostrophe usage is important. Learn how to use them here.
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Oct 29, 2015 ... Here are some of the most common ways to use apostrophes—and some ... (
Although such sentences are correct, they often sound awkward.
Many people have difficulties with using the apostrophe correctly. ... You use an
apostrophe to show that a thing or person belongs or relates to someone or ...
The apostrophe ( ' ) has three uses: contractions, plurals, and possessives. ...
Correct: Since the 1980s, the Thomases, both of whom have multiple PhDs, sell ...
Four simple rules for using apostrophes correctly in English.
We use apostrophes to show possession, form contractions, and make odd
plurals. These are the rules to find and fix apostrophe errors.
Use an apostrophe to indicate ownership by a proper noun. An apostrophe with
an "s" after a proper noun indicates that the person, place or thing owns ...