Tag Archives: punctuation

Before you criticise someone’s apostrophes

Hi there! Today I’d like to talk about what you can do before you criticise someone’s apostrophes — and save yourself some grief. This morning I got several emails via this website, all from the same woman (using an alias) … Continue reading

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Mary Morel on apostrophe problem areas

Learn about apostrophes from Mary Morel’s onlinewritingtraining.com.au Mary Morel is a trainer and author who has previously worked as a teacher, freelance writer and editor. Her three published non-fiction books are: Write to Govern, Promote Your Business and Talk Up … Continue reading

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11+ Grammar, Apostrophes, Its and It’s

A short online presentation which explains the difference between Its and It’s. Aimed at those studying for 11+ exams or more generally for those studying key stage 2. As well as a general explanation the presentation includes examples and exercises.

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Grammar Bytes! Presents :: The Apostrophe

Learn the correct uses of the apostrophe!

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apostrophes don’t need to be catastrophes

it’s funny ’cause the title rhymes. I just kind of realised I don’t actually spend much of this video going into depth about apostrophes. I’d apologise but, let’s be honest, nobody really cares about the complex grammatical functions of a … Continue reading

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51 – Apostrophes – Part 2

Jane Straus, foremost expert, answers your burning English grammar and punctuation questions. To see the entire contents of The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation online and to take online quizzes, go to www.grammarbook.com

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56 – Apostrophes – Part 5

Jane Straus, foremost expert, answers your burning English grammar and punctuation questions. To see the entire contents of The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation online and to take online quizzes, go to www.grammarbook.com

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54 – Apostrophes – Part 4a — with Names

Jane Straus, foremost expert, answers your burning English grammar and punctuation questions. To see the entire contents of The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation online and to take online quizzes, go to www.grammarbook.com

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Possessive Apostrophe YouTube.wmv

This video lesson was created for a class in my Master’s of Science in TESOL course 532 (Technology in the ESL Classroom). Meant for English language learners or anyone who has a difficult time knowing how to use possessive apostrophes.

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The Apostrophe Song (zip clip)

www.coolrules.com …Put the apostrophe back in its place… see the full video on you tube…If you like this you’ll probably like The Apostrophe Song iPhone App available from the iTunes App Store. It costs hardly anything. Check out hip hop, … Continue reading

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