Rule 1a. Use the apostrophe to show possession. To show possession with a
singular ... Rule 2b. Do not use an apostrophe + s to make a regular noun plural.
(In fact, oddly enough, it's Rule Number One in Strunk's "Elementary Rules of ...
When we want the possessive of a pluralized family name, we pluralize first and ...
Feb 22, 2013 ... This handout provides rules and examples for apostrophe usage. ... For plural,
proper nouns that are possessive, use an apostrophe after the ...
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Number 2 – Add an Apostrophe for Plural Possession. In order to indicate plural ...
Possessive plurals can be confusing. Follow these simple English grammar rules
for possessive plurals to show ownership correctly.
Possessive nouns show ownership. Plural nouns show a quantity of more than
one. Plural possessive nouns incorporate the concepts of ownership and "more ...
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Let's look at how you make a noun plural and possessive and the rules that ...
We use apostrophes to show possession, form contractions, and make odd
plurals. These are the rules to find and fix apostrophe errors.
Plural Possessives. To make most nouns plural, add an -s or -es. The -es is
added to words that end in an s or z sound. Do not use an apostrophe. Examples:
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An exception to this rule is the possessive of plural nouns that do not end in "s.