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Thread: Apostrophes

  1. #11
    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    It's = it is or it has
    its = shows possession
    so..
    "It's your toy you can take it"
    "Its my responsibility to protect you", or "Its in my heart and mind, the word you just said to me"
    Hope they are correct

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    #12
    No:

    It's your toy. (correct= it is)
    It's got five entrances (correct = it has)
    Look at the dog playing with its toy. (correct =the toy belongs to the dog)


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    #13
    Latoof, try this quiz.

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    #14

    Re: Apostrophes

    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee
    If the dinner belonged to the dog, it was its dinner. If the dinner belonged to me, it was my dinner.

    :)
    I agree with you.LOL

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    Re: Apostrophes

    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    It's = it is or it has
    its = shows possession
    hmm i think it's quite right .

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    #16

    Re: Apostrophes


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    #17

    Re: Apostrophes

    Quote Originally Posted by nbonavia View Post
    Hi

    it's is used instead of it is, while
    its is used when describing that it has.
    Right1

    It`s - contracted form of "it is"
    its -possessive pronoun or adjective


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    #18

    Smile Re: Apostrophes

    i want a comment about my answers . please . if it is avialable


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    #19

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    i voted it's but throght this website members which i mean my friends the correct answer is ITS

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    #20

    Re: Apostrophes

    thanx so much

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