[Grammar] Who's and Whose

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hugomlazaro

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when to use "who's" and "Whose" which has a similar pronunciation?
 

SoothingDave

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"Whose" indicates possession. Whose coat is this?

"Who's" is a contraction for "who is" or "who has." Who's the right man for this job?

Many native speakers don't know the word "whose" exists and use "who's" incorrectly.
 
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