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S in Endings

Published: 27.02.2014, Updated: 05.03.2017

At the end of words an s can indicate ownership (genitive), the 3rd person present tense of a verb, a plural noun or a contraction of is or has. It is often a problem to remember how to use s and 's.

Watch the animation which explains the different uses of s and 's then try the tasks which follow.

S in Endings
Forfatter: Anne Scott Hagen, Knut Inge Skifjeld
Leverandør: Amendor


Now test what you have learned about the use of s and 's. Try the following tasks.

Multiple Choice

How is the final s used in the following sentences? Choose the correct sentences.



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