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    Apostrophe

    1.) Each others shoes.
    Does others have an apostrophe? Is it before or after the s?

    2.) Bird's down in a nest.
    Does birds have the apostrophe before or after the s?
    (Birdsdown? Bird down?)

    3.) In four day's/days' time?

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    Re: Apostrophe

    Quote Originally Posted by scripto View Post
    1.) Each others shoes.
    Does others have an apostrophe? Is it before or after the s?

    2.) Bird's down in a nest.
    Does birds have the apostrophe before or after the s?
    (Birdsdown? Bird down?)

    3.) In four day's/days' time?
    1. other's (singular possessive)
    2. birds (plural)
    3. days' (plural possessive)

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