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    two genitive forms

    Hi, Is it correct to say:

    Mr Brown's wife's name is Mary?

    Thanks. Rip

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    Re: two genitive forms

    Yes.


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    Re: two genitive forms

    Quote Originally Posted by ripley View Post
    Hi, Is it correct to say:

    Mr Brown's wife's name is Mary?

    Thanks. Rip
    You could take it even further.

    Mr Brown's wife's best friend's sister's name is Mary.

    But I wouldn't advise it

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