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American's are tired of seeing their best jobs go overseas

The use of an apostrophe with American's, is it appropriate.

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Read this sentence

American's are tired of seeing their best jobs go overseas.

The use of an apostrophe with American's, is it appropriate?

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No, the use of the apostrophe is not correct in your sentence.

Correct sentence: Americans are tired of seeing their best jobs go overseas.

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No, this is a simple plural.

The apostrophe is used to indicate possession.

The American's jacket.
 
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