The singular possessive form of the noun army is army's. example: "The army's
ammunition is on the way.".
Collective nouns ( committee, team, squad, army, class, and the like) refer to ...
Similarly, you need a singular possessive pronoun when the collective noun is ...
Dec 30, 2010 ... Anyone want to coin a euphonic gender-neutral singular possessive? Sarah
Turner on ... So I'd say Jury is, army is, team is etc. The BBC ...
A possessive noun shows ownership by adding an apostrophe, an “s,” or both (
e.g. the bicycle is Sue's, not Mark's). Possessive nouns can be either singular or ...
Third Person Subjective. Objective. Possessive. Singular. he, she, him, her, its
who, whom. his, hers, its whose. Plural. they, them. theirs ...
Some possessive nouns are actually personal pronouns. ... Rule #1: Making
singular nouns possessive. Add an apostrophe + s to most singular nouns and to
army audience board cabinet class committee company corporation, council
department ... How do you tell if a collective noun is singular or plural? What
United States is a singular noun and takes singular verb forms; for example, we
say ... treated as a singular noun, it's treated as plural when made possessive. ...
Another delicate issue here is the United States' role in the 1973 military coup.
1 [countable + singular or plural verb] a large organized group of soldiers who
are trained to fight on land The two opposing armies faced each other across the
If the letter before the -y is a consonant, change the -y to -i and add -es: army
armies ... Generally, to make a singular noun possessive, you add apostrophe-s.