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Friday, 9 March 2012

It's = it is


Its vs. It's




its - Associated with a thing previously mentioned or in reference to an animal without prior knowledge of the animal's gender.


Incorrect: That monkey will never be a ballet dancer; it's posture is horrendous.
Correct: That monkey will never be a ballet dancer; its posture is horrendous.



it's - Contraction of it is or it has.


Incorrect: John bikes to work. Its his favorite part of the day.
Correct: John bikes to work. It's his favorite part of the day.

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