Forming Possessives. Showing possession in English is a relatively easy matter (
believe it or not). By adding an apostrophe and an s we can manage to ...
Hint: To check a word, look in front of the apostrophe and see if the word is
singular or plural. Examples: One dog|'s tail (one dog has one tail), Two dogs|'
With the addition of 's (or sometimes just the apostrophe), a noun can change
from a plain old person, place or thing to a person, ...
Feb 22, 2013 ... The apostrophe has three uses: To form possessives of nouns; To show the
omission of letters; To indicate certain plurals of lowercase letters ...
... one thing and another. To form the possessive, add apostrophe + s to the noun
. If the noun is plural, or already ends in s, just add an apostrophe after the s.
In most cases (with singular nouns) all that is needed is an apostrophe and the
letter “s.' ... Possessive nouns are nouns that show ownership or possession.
Use the apostrophe to make words possessive. ... For 25 of the 26 letters of the
alphabet, the rule is simple: When a noun does not end in s, use apostrophe + s.
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Possessive common nouns are common nouns or pronouns that own other
nouns. Apostrophes are used to indicate this possession in the following ways:.