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Subject:RE: use of apostrophe From:"Beilby, Margaret" <MBeilby -at- ebuilt -dot- com> To:"TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com> Date:Mon, 4 Feb 2002 12:30:05 -0800
<<I am trying to convince some developers that an
apostrophe is for use for a contraction or to show
possession. They are of the impression that the
plural form of acronyms also needs an apostrophe.>>
Per the Gregg Reference Manual:
"Capital letters and abbreviations ending with capital letters are
pluralized by adding s alone."
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