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    'grandmother's house' or 'grandmother house'?

    I'm going to my grandmother's house/ grandmother house.


    Which is correct and why?

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    Re: 'grandmother's house' or 'grandmother house'?

    Quote Originally Posted by wotcha View Post
    I'm going to my grandmother's house/ grandmother house.


    Which is correct and why?
    grandmother's house

    Because it's a house that belongs to grandma.

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    Re: 'grandmother's house' or 'grandmother house'?

    Quote Originally Posted by hughchan2009 View Post
    The first one is correct.
    Grandmother's house is a house belonging to her.
    Not necessarily. If she lived in a rented house, we'd still call it Grandmother's house.
    'Grandmother house' could be a house named 'grandmother' like 'The w White h House'
    Highly unlikely.

    I realise that you are just trying to build up posts so that you can post a link to your survey, but please don't make up answers that could mislead people.

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