Are apostrophes letters? The apostrophe is used to indicate possessive case, contractions, and omitted letters. The apostrophe is not strictly a punctuation mark, but more a part of a word to indicate possessive case, contractions, or omitted letters.
What are the 2 types of apostrophes? There are two different kinds of apostrophes: smart and straight.
What are the 5 examples of apostrophe?
- I am – I’m: “I’m planning to write a book someday.”
- You are – You’re: “You’re going to have a lot of fun with your new puppy.”
- She is – She’s: “She’s always on time.”
- It is – It’s: “I can’t believe it’s snowing again.”
- Do not – Don’t: “I don’t like anchovies.”
Is it 2’s or 2s? Single-digit numbers are usually spelled out, but when they aren’t, you are just as likely to see 2s and 3s as 2’s and 3’s. With double digits and above, many (but not everyone) regard the apostrophe as superfluous. Most writers nowadays favor the 1900s, but some go with the 1900’s.