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    • Join Date: Apr 2006
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    Mônica

    I´d like your help in my doubt:

    Why I should use " 's " in some Genetive Case and in some others not as the following examples:

    Valentine´s Day

    April Fool´s Day

    Columbus Day

    Election Day

    Veterans´Day

    Labor Day

    Mother´s Day


    • Join Date: Apr 2006
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    #2

    Re: Mônica

    I´d like your help in my doubt:

    Why I should use " 's " in some Genetive Case and in some others not as the following examples:

    Valentine´s Day

    April Fool´s Day

    Columbus Day

    Election Day

    Veterans´Day

    Labor Day

    Mother´s Day


    • Join Date: Apr 2006
    • Posts: 4
    #3

    Re: Mônica

    I´d like your help in my doubt:
    Why I should use " 's " in some Genetive Case and in some others not as the following examples:
    Valentine´s Day
    April Fool´s Day
    Columbus Day
    Election Day
    Veterans´Day
    Labor Day
    Mother´s Day

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    Re: Mônica

    I think that if there is much difference, the use of the genetive gives a greater sense of the day belonging to that.

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