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The possessive apostrophe




             Th e
       p o s s e s s iv e
       a p o s tro p h e

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The possessive apostrophe

     T h e g u it a r o f A b id = A b id ’ s g u it a r


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The possessive apostrophe

 th e c a r o f m y p a re n ts = m y p a re n ts ’
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The possessive apostrophe

         t h e b o a t s o f t h e f is h e r m e n = t h e
                   f is h e r m e n...
The possessive apostrophe

Each phrase/sentence needs one possessive apostrophe: write down
          the noun with its co...
The possessive apostrophe


        Write down the noun with its correct possessive apostrophe:




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The possessive apostrophe


        Write down the noun with its correct possessive apostrophe:




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The possessive apostrophe


        Write down the noun with its correct possessive apostrophe:




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The possessive apostrophe


        Write down the noun with its correct possessive apostrophe:




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The possessive apostrophe


        Write down the noun with its correct possessive apostrophe:




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The possessive apostrophe


        Write down the noun with its correct possessive apostrophe:




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  1. 1. The possessive apostrophe Th e p o s s e s s iv e a p o s tro p h e © 2004 www.teachit.co.uk 1748 1
  2. 2. The possessive apostrophe T h e g u it a r o f A b id = A b id ’ s g u it a r Rule Find the owner Abid Add the apostrophe Abid’ Add s if there isn’t one Abid’s guitar © 2004 www.teachit.co.uk 1748 2
  3. 3. The possessive apostrophe th e c a r o f m y p a re n ts = m y p a re n ts ’ c ar Rule Find the owner my parents Add the apostrophe my parents’ Add s if there my parents’ car isn’t one (there is!) © 2004 www.teachit.co.uk 1748 3
  4. 4. The possessive apostrophe t h e b o a t s o f t h e f is h e r m e n = t h e f is h e r m e n ’ s b o a t s Rule Find the owner the fishermen Add the apostrophe the fishermen’ Add s if there the fishermen’s boats isn’t one © 2004 www.teachit.co.uk 1748 4
  5. 5. The possessive apostrophe Each phrase/sentence needs one possessive apostrophe: write down the noun with its correct possessive apostrophe ’ Marks scarf © 2004 www.teachit.co.uk 1748 5
  6. 6. The possessive apostrophe Write down the noun with its correct possessive apostrophe: ’ Jims jumper ’ Rovers dog lead © 2004 www.teachit.co.uk 1748 6
  7. 7. The possessive apostrophe Write down the noun with its correct possessive apostrophe: ’ My dads trousers.. That schools hockey team .. ’ © 2004 www.teachit.co.uk 1748 7
  8. 8. The possessive apostrophe Write down the noun with its correct possessive apostrophe: ’ The boys coats were filthy. The singers songs were a hit for them. ’ © 2004 www.teachit.co.uk 1748 8
  9. 9. The possessive apostrophe Write down the noun with its correct possessive apostrophe: Mrs Stevens car is blue.’ ’ Mr Jones hat looks funny. © 2004 www.teachit.co.uk 1748 9
  10. 10. The possessive apostrophe Write down the noun with its correct possessive apostrophe: ’ The sheeps coat was filthy. ’ The mens suits were grey. © 2004 www.teachit.co.uk 1748 10
  11. 11. The possessive apostrophe Write down the noun with its correct possessive apostrophe: The womens trip was spoilt. ’ ’ A deers horns grow quickly © 2004 www.teachit.co.uk 1748 11

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