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    What's the difference?

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    Who has voted so far--you and me?

    :wink:

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    It's = it is.

    :)

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    And two others.

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    It's a lovely town.

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    It's got many places worth visiting.

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    Shouldn't it be: It's a lovely forum! :wink:

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    Quote Originally Posted by henry View Post
    Shouldn't it be: It's a lovely forum! :wink:
    ya ofcourse.....therz nothin wrong in that........

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    yup

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    Default Re: Its or It's?

    I think:

    'Its' is a determiner. It means belonging to or connected with a thing, an animal or a baby

    For example,
    Turn the box on its side.
    The dog had hurt its paw.
    The baby threw its food on the floor.

    'It's' is a short form. It may either be it is or it has.

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