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Thread: Its or It's

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    #21

    Re: Its or It's

    It's is it is
    and its is possesive..
    so I think the answer is it's

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    #22

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    Even I got confused but some one corrected me it would be "it's"

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    #23

    Re: Its or It's

    Quote Originally Posted by ieltsonly View Post
    The correct answer is "it's." Every sentence needs a verb and here it is to be : "it is."

    "Its" is a possessive adjective.
    The dog is licking its paws.

    I hope this helps

    Stephen
    Stephen is right.

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    #24

    Re: Its or It's

    The correct answer is - It's

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    : It's is a short form of It is. On the other hand its defines something belonging to something, e.g. What is the color of Apple? = its color is red.

    I hope my answer is clear to you. By the way, English is not my native language, neither is Spanish but I teach people these two languages as my hobby.

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    #25

    Re: Its or It's

    all together are right
    Last edited by Faisal.y; 23-Jan-2015 at 11:03.

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    #26

    Re: Its or It's

    It's is always an abbreviation of it is. Whereas its is used when an item belongs to something.

    I think it's a mistake. (I think it is a mistake)

    The lion dragged its paws as it walked.

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    #27

    Re: Its or It's

    Hi everyone!:

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    Re: Its or It's

    I think the answer is it's..

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    Re: Its or It's

    oh " It's" correct here

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    Re: Its or It's

    Quote Originally Posted by junujinnie View Post
    The correct answer is - It's

    Explanation
    : It's is a short form of It is. On the other hand its defines something belonging to something, e.g. What is the color of Apple? = its color is red.

    I hope my answer is clear to you. By the way, English is not my native language, neither is Spanish but I teach people these two languages as my hobby.
    Thanks for clearing the doubt with good explanation and yes it would be "It's" and looking forward to learn more from this awesome forum.

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