Bench & Bar Kentucky, Vol. 67 No. 6, p. 39, Nov. 2003
1 Pages Posted: 26 Jul 2006
Apostrophes punctuate words. They properly are used for two purposes: to form possessives and to represent omitted letters in contracted abbreviations. This essay describes how to use apostrophes properly, and provides many examples.
Keywords: legal writing, apostrophe, possessive, contraction
JEL Classification: K00
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