Singular They
Sentences like "Everybody is required to show THEIR ID when THEY cross the gate....
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X Apostrophe ?
Headline from the New York Times web site: "White Sox¹ Buehrle Pitches Perfect Game...
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Plurals Of Abbreviations - 1990'S Or 1990S...
I used to be convinced that the plural did not take the apostrophe as it was not...
Apostrophe?
Apostrophe ( ' ) The apostrophe is used when leaving out a letter or number in...
Eats, Shoots, And Leaves
I'm in shock. Lynne Truss, the author, in the process of bemoaning the perils of...
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Plurals's Possessives
Seen today on Ace (part of Teletext (UK)): "The Kaiser Chiefs's new video" Since...
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Possessive Plural Form Of 'Business'?
Hello, I was wondering how to write the plural possessive form of business. Is...
Patient's Or Patients' HELP!?
Thanks in advance for your help. My question concerns a particular part of a sentence...
Plural Letter Grades?
Like any stickler for punctuation I gringe when I see the apostrophy used when term...
Possessive Case And Plural
Hello, A brazilian friend of mine just took a test and she thinks that something...
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Possessive Noun Questions?
Hi, I've studied Possessive Nouns in some detail and know quite a lot about them...
"Coach" Plural AND Possessive
Hi, I'm just wondering if this is the proper way to write "coach" (as in soccer coach...
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Children's Ticket Or Child's Ticket?
Could you explain when we used singular possessive form and when plural ones? The...
Plural Forms Of Abbreviations?
Hi, Could someone let me know which one of the following plural forms of abbreviations...
Possessive Esses
I reckon this is becoming a pondian thing, where it seems to me that Leftpondia have...
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Plurals Within Noun Phrases?
Hello, Please help me with plurals within noun phrases. Example: Let's say we have...
Pronunciation Girls´?
My 12 year old son, a native English speaker, goes to school in Spain where we have...
'S In Acronyms?
Is it correct when abbrevating purchase orders (plural, not possessive) to use PO...
Plural And Possessive Or Not (Guest:Janet...
In a letter I want to use the phrase, "annual member reception". Should I use "members...
Singular / Plural Nouns?
Dear sir, I have some inquiries about the choice of noun form (singular or plural...