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    word usage

    Could I get 3 sentences to use as examples for my sons spelling words. The spelling words are: sisters, sister's, and sisters'

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    All my sisters are girls. These are my sister's clothes. This is my sisters' room.



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    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee View Post
    All my sisters are girls.
    hum?

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    Re: word usage

    How about:
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    All my sisters are older than me.
    Do you like that one better?




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    Re: word usage

    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee View Post
    All my sisters are girls. These are my sister's clothes. This is my sisters' room.


    I'd question the second two - not because they are wrong, but because they do not differentiate the meaning of the words.

    My sister's husband does not like me.
    My sisters' husbands do not like me.

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