RE: OT -- "its" vs "it's"

Subject: RE: OT -- "its" vs "it's"
From: "Smith, Allyson" <as210028 -at- exchange -dot- SanDiegoCA -dot- NCR -dot- COM>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 8 Jan 2001 12:15:43 -0500

Tracy wrote:

>That's funny, it seems I've seen more of the exact opposite -- people
adding an apostrophe that doesn't belong, not deleting the one that should
be there -- both online and off.

That's been my experience also. Either way, whenever I see incorrect usage
-- whether adding an apostrophe to the possessive form or omitting it from
the "to be" form -- it really sticks in my craw. It's such an easy rule to
remember that it's very frustrating to see it goofed up.

Allyson Smith
Senior Technical Writer
San Diego, California

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