As a child, Bob liked to go to

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I am wondering if my sentence is grammatically correct.

As a child, Bob liked to go to the farmer's market, which he continued to do throughout his life.
 

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Did the market belong to one farmer? ;-)
 

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teechar,

I have to admit I wondered what article should I use, and now I understand I made a mistake again.
Should I write "...liked to go to farmer's markets" instead?
Or maybe "to a farmer's market" ?
 

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However, if there was only one farmers' market local to him when he was a child, and it was the one he frequented, "farmers' market" is OK.

It's usually a single market at which lots of farmers converge to sell their wares.
 

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Given that many of the stalls would be using the grocer's apostrophe, I doubt that many would complain too much. :up:
 
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