What is an apostrophe?<br />
They show possession<br />	and<br />They indicate that a letter has been removed from an original word<br />When do you us...
Amy’s ballet class, <br />Lisa’s car, <br />Robert’s car, <br />Ross’ room, <br />Ross’ sports teams<br />Use an apostroph...
they + have = they’ve<br />are + not = aren’t <br />they + will = they’ll<br />Combining two words<br />
Robert and Lisa Jones have two beautiful children. Amy is nine and Ross is seven. The Joneses house has two floors. The ch...
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T7 apostrophes

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  3. 3. What is an apostrophe?<br />
  4. 4. They show possession<br /> and<br />They indicate that a letter has been removed from an original word<br />When do you use an apostrophe?<br />
  5. 5. Amy’s ballet class, <br />Lisa’s car, <br />Robert’s car, <br />Ross’ room, <br />Ross’ sports teams<br />Use an apostrophe after the “s” at the end of a plural (more than one) noun:<br />The parents’ bedroom, <br />the Jones’ lives<br />Possession <br />
  6. 6. they + have = they’ve<br />are + not = aren’t <br />they + will = they’ll<br />Combining two words<br />
  7. 7. Robert and Lisa Jones have two beautiful children. Amy is nine and Ross is seven. The Joneses house has two floors. The childrens rooms are upstairs, and the parents bedroom is downstairs. Lisas room is always clean while Rosss room is always messy. The Joneses lives are very busy this week. Rosss sports teams all have games, Amys ballet class has a recital, and Roberts car is in the shop, so the Joneses are trying to get everything done with only Lisas car. So far today, theyve been to school, practice, rehearsal, the grocery store and the veterinarians office, and they arent finished yet. Theyll be busy until late tonight, and tomorrow, theyll do it all again.<br />Fill in the apostrophes<br /><ul><li>Robert and Lisa Jones have two beautiful children. Amy is nine and Ross is seven. The Joneses house has two floors. The childrens rooms are upstairs, and the parents bedroom is downstairs. Lisas room is always clean while Rosss room is always messy. The Joneses lives are very busy this week. Rosss sports teams all have games, Amys ballet class has a recital, and Roberts car is in the shop, so the Joneses are trying to get everything done with only Lisas car. So far today, theyve been to school, practice, rehearsal, the grocery store and the veterinarians office, and they arent finished yet. Theyll be busy until late tonight, and tomorrow, theyll do it all again.</li></li></ul><li>Robert and Lisa Jones have two beautiful children. Amy is nine and Ross is seven. The Jones’ house has two floors. The children’s rooms are upstairs, and the parents’ bedroom is downstairs. Lisa’s room is always clean while Ross’room is always messy. The Jones’ lives are very busy this week. Ross’sports teams all have games, Amy’s ballet class has a recital, and Robert’s car is in the shop, so the Joneses are trying to get everything done with only Lisa’s car. So far today, they’ve been to school, practice, rehearsal, the grocery store and the veterinarian’s office, and they aren’t finished yet. They’ll be busy until late tonight, and tomorrow, they’ll do it all again.<br />

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