Use of 's Worksheet-3

Use of 's Worksheet-3

 

Use the apostrophe (’) at the right place and rewrite the sentence:

  1. Maheshs sisters class has been postponed.

A. Maheshs’ sisters class has been postponed.

B. Mahesh’s sister’s class has been postponed.

C. Maheshs sisters class’ has been postponed.

D. Maheshs sisters’ class has been postponed.

 

  1. The cats whiskers are wet with milk.

A. The cat’s whiskers’ are wet with milk.

B. The cats whiskers’ are wet with milk.

C. The cats whisker’s are wet with milk.

D. The cat’s whiskers are wet with milk.

 

  1. That womans daughters are nice girls.

A. That woman’s daughters are nice girls.

B. That womans daughter’s are nice girls.

C. That womans daughters are nice girl’s.

D. That womans’ daughter’s are nice girls.

 

  1. The mens socks have lots of holes in them.

A. The mens socks have lot’s of hole’s in them.

B. The mens sock’s have lots of holes in them.

C. The men’s socks have lots of holes in them.

D. The mens’ socks have lots of holes in them.

 

  1. My brothers new bike has two mirrors.

A. My brothers’ new bike has two mirror’s.

B. My brother’s new bike has two mirrors.

C. My brothers new bike has two mirror’s.

D. My brothers’ new bike has two mirrors’.

 

  1. The elephants tusks are very strong.

A. The elephants tusks’ are very strong.

B. The elephant’s tusks are very strong.

C. The elephants tusk’s are very strong.

D. The elephants’ tusk’s are very strong.

 

  1. Her mothers recipes are always delicious.

A. Her mother’s recipes are always deliciou’s.

B. Her mothers recipes are always’s delicious.

C. Her mothers’ recipe’s are always delicious.

D. Her mother’s recipes are always delicious.

 

  1. His fathers cars are all quite old now.

A. His fathers’ cars’ are all quite old now.

B. His fathers car’s are all quite old now.

C. His father’s cars are all quite old now.

D. His father’s car’s are all quite old now.

 

  1. The inspectors men caught all the thieves.

A. The inspector’s men caught all the thieves.

B. The inspectors’ men caught all the thieve’s.

C. The inspectors men caught all the thieve’s.

D. The inspectors men caught all the thieves’.

 

  1. This dogs ears are very sharp.

A. This dogs ears’ are very sharp.

B. This dogs ear’s are very sharp.

C. This dog’s ears are very sharp.

D. This dogs’ ears are very sharp.

 

Answer Key:

  1. B

Explanation: Mahesh’s sister’s shows that the sister’s class is hers.

 

  1. D

Explanation: Cat’s shows that the whiskers belong to the cat.

 

  1. A

Explanation: Woman’s shows that the daughters belong to the woman.

 

  1. C

Explanation: Men’s shows that the socks belong to the men.

 

  1. B

Explanation: Brother’s shows that the bike belongs to the brother.

 

  1. B

Explanation: Elephant’s shows that the tusks belong to the elephant.

 

  1. D

Explanation: Mother’s shows that the recipes belong to the mother.

 

  1. C

Explanation: Father’s shows that the cars belong to the father.

 

  1. A

Explanation: Inspector’s shows that the men belong to the inspector.

 

  1. C

Explanation: Dog’s shows that the ears belong to the dog.