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How to Use Apostrophes

The apostrophe may be the most abused punctuation mark in the English language so let's examine some of the rules that dictate when apostrophes are used and where they should be placed in a word. Continued...


How to Use Apostrophes Correctly Podcast

The apostrophe is an overlooked part of punctuation that is often misused or ignored completely. This podcast tells you how to use apostrophes correctly, whether you are trying to show possession (e.g., Fred's car) or indicate the omission of a letter (e.g., it's). Continued...


Plural Possessives: Does that little apostrophe get you every time?

Do you struggle with plural possessives? If so, don’t feel bad; you’re not alone! Knowing when and where to add the apostrophe to possessives can be tricky. Further complicating matters is that the correct usage sometimes looks and sounds wrong. We hope that by the end of this article, you’ll have a better grasp of plural possessives and how and when to use them. Continued...


Stop Apostrophe Abuse and Free the Apostrophe!

FreetheApostrophe.com shines light on apostrophe abuse while uniting grammar sticklers worldwide in their fight to see apostrophe abuse eliminated once and for all. Continued...


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