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accepted Possessive Form of a Proper Noun Ending in a Plural Noun Ending in “s”?
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comment Possessive Form of a Proper Noun Ending in a Plural Noun Ending in “s”?
In the Dunkin' Donuts example, both with and without the extra "iz" sound plausible to me. So, how does one determine what people say? Would you claim that both constructions are valid?
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comment Possessive Form of a Proper Noun Ending in a Plural Noun Ending in “s”?
So, what you are saying is that if people conversationally add an extra "iz" to the end of the word then add "'s" in writing, else just add an apostrophe?
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comment Possessive Form of a Proper Noun Ending in a Plural Noun Ending in “s”?
According to the answer to this question, if we treat the company name as singular, then it should actually be "Dunkin' Donuts's annual report".
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asked Possessive Form of a Proper Noun Ending in a Plural Noun Ending in “s”?
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comment Where did the “unavailable” meaning of “Out of Pocket” come from?
This is a possible duplicate of english.stackexchange.com/questions/28790/out-of-pocket
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answered Where did “sorry” get its vowel sound?
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accepted “Out of pocket”?