0

This question already has an answer here:

She was in town for her brother’s, Brett’s, birthday. or She was in town for her brother, Brett’s, birthday. or She was in town for her brother’s, Brett’s, birthday. or ?

marked as duplicate by Laurel, Mari-Lou A, Skooba, NVZ, user067531 Mar 10 '18 at 6:22

This question has been asked before and already has an answer. If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question.

  • "She was in town for her brother Brett’s, birthday." Please see also English Language Learners Good Luck. – Kris Mar 8 '18 at 9:31
  • The possessive apostrophe-s applies to the whole phrase "her brother Brett". HTH. – Kris Mar 8 '18 at 9:32