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Possessive case. doubt



catiahenriques
Portugal

Possessive case. doubt
 
Hi. I ´m getting confused about the possessive case.
In the student ´s book  has this exemples:

James ´s eyes are blue.

 Carlos ´ dog is a rotteweiler
 James ´  hair is curly.

Which is the most correct?
Please help me.
Thanks
Cátia

12 Jan 2014      



ascincoquinas
Portugal

Hi Cátia!


take a  look at this:

http://www.learnenglish.de/grammar/casepossgen.html

12 Jan 2014     



catiahenriques
Portugal

Thanks a lot!!!

12 Jan 2014     



sdtykl
Turkey

All correct friend, you can use whichever way you like; James ´ surname or James ´s surname. But remember to use an apastrophe only, after PLURAL s: Boys ´ names, scouts ´ dog etc.

12 Jan 2014