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  1. shar537
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    apostrophes

    would I put an apostrophe anywhere in the sentence; We will ask the parents of the pupils?

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    re: apostrophes

    Not a teacher or native speaker.

    We will ask the parents of the pupils.
    - This is correct!

    Cheers!

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    re: apostrophes

    Do you want to test yourself? What goes in the blank?

    We will ask the _____ parents.

    pupils
    pupil's
    pupils'
    pupils's
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: apostrophes

    Quote Originally Posted by shar537 View Post
    would I put an apostrophe anywhere in the sentence; We will ask the parents of the pupils?
    Say:
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    Should I put an apostrophe anywhere in the sentence "We will ask the parents of the pupils"?


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