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    Teams?


    If I were saying ' The teams high scoring player is...', would I replace teams with teams' or team's?

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    Re: Teams?

    I'm not sure why you used "replace". If you write the sentence, it would be "The team's highest scoring player is ...".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Teams?

    If you're referring to a number of teams, say "The teams' highest-scoring player is ... etc." If it's just one team, then say "The team's highest-scoring player is ... etc."

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    Re: Teams?

    If it is the teams' highest scoring..., it should be "players are".

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    #5

    Re: Teams?

    One could be looking at the players from multiple teams.
    Alternatively, it's possible (albeit unlikely) for someone to play for more than one team.

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    Re: Teams?

    I'll go with the first and use the plural.

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    #7

    Re: Teams?

    Quote Originally Posted by giginich21 View Post

    If I were saying ' The teams high scoring player is...', would I replace teams with teams' or team's?
    How many teams are you talking about?

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