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Apostrophes in Contractions

A contraction is a word that is made by putting two words together and leaving out some letters (do + not = don't). An apostrophe is used to show where letters have been left out.

L.2.2c - Use an apostrophe to form contractions and frequently occurring possessives.

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L.2.2c Forming Contractions
Grade 2 – Punctuation
Apostrophes in Contractions
Apostrophes in Possessives

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