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    KLPNO is offline Senior Member
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    Default Do I need 's after the name of a country?

    Hello everyone

    I'd like to ask if 's is necessary after the name of a country, or both versions (with 's or without 's) are acceptable:

    Kazakhstan('s) cotton and textile industry is under restructuring.

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    Default Re: Do I need 's after the name of a country?

    Quote Originally Posted by KLPNO View Post
    Hello everyone

    I'd like to ask if 's is necessary after the name of a country, or both versions (with 's or without 's) are acceptable:

    Kazakhstan('s) cotton and textile industry is under restructuring.
    Kazakshstan's cotton....correct.
    Cotton and textile industry of /in Kazakhstan is under restructuring.OK.
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    Default Re: Do I need 's after the name of a country?

    Quote Originally Posted by KLPNO View Post
    Hello everyone

    I'd like to ask if 's is necessary after the name of a country, or both versions (with 's or without 's) are acceptable:

    Kazakhstan('s) cotton and textile industry is under restructuring.
    Kazakhstan's ... industry or The ... industry of Kazakhstan

    By the way, is it one industry or two industries?

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    KLPNO is offline Senior Member
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    Default Re: Do I need 's after the name of a country?

    Quote Originally Posted by Clark View Post
    Kazakhstan's ... industry or The ... industry of Kazakhstan

    By the way, is it one industry or two industries?
    It is one industry.

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    Default Re: Do I need 's after the name of a country?

    Quote Originally Posted by KLPNO View Post
    It is one industry.
    Then 'is'

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