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English Grammar 101 - Nouns, Lesson 8: Possessive Nouns

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Definition: Possessive comes from the same root as possession, something you own. Possessive nouns show ownership. Don't let the rules confuse you.

Possessive Nouns - English Grammar Rules & Usage - YourDictionary

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Many people have trouble distinguishing between possessive nouns and plural nouns. Possessive nouns and pronouns demonstrate ownership or some similar  ...

Possessive Forms - Capital Community College

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Possessive Forms in English. ... (In fact, oddly enough, it's Rule Number One in Strunk's "Elementary Rules of Usage.") You will find that some nouns, especially  ...

Forming the possessive | English Grammar Guide | EF

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The possessive form is used with nouns referring to people, groups of people, countries, and animals. It shows a relationship of belonging between one thing ...

Apostrophes | Punctuation Rules

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The apostrophe is a punctuation mark used to mark omissions and possessives of nouns and pronouns.

Grammarly Handbook | Possessive Nouns Grammar Rules

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Possessive nouns are nouns which possess something; i.e. they have something . Of course, the thing the noun possesses is another noun. You can identify a ...

Lesson Five - Possessive nouns (singular and plural)

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Nov 4, 2015 ... A possessive noun tells us who (or what) owns or has something. Possessives answer the question "Whose?" Study the following rule and ...

Apostrophe -- The Punctuation Guide

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The apostrophe ( ' ) has three uses: contractions, plurals, and possessives. ... The general rule is that the possessive of a singular noun is formed by adding an ...

What Are Possessive Nouns? (grammar lesson) - Grammar Monster

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You will notice that all of the examples above end 's. However, not all possessive nouns end this way. Here are the basic rules for creating a possessive noun ...

Possessive Nouns Explained including plural and Singular

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But there are a few more rules to follow so let's take a look. First, the basics. ... Possessive nouns are nouns that show ownership or possession. Normally these  ...