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This punctuation mark is more misunderstood than any other.(mattcychinn/Instagram)

Word of the Week: Is time really up for the apostrophe?

Hindustan Times | By Shashi Tharoor
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2020 11:03 AM IST
This punctuation mark is more misunderstood than any other.
Many ignore the incorrect use of the apostrophe, but it irritates some enough to focus their energies on encouraging people to use it correctly.
Many ignore the incorrect use of the apostrophe, but it irritates some enough to focus their energies on encouraging people to use it correctly.

‘Ignorance and laziness won’: Apostrophe society shuts down after 18 years

Hindustan Times, London | By Prasun Sonwalkar
UPDATED ON DEC 02, 2019 04:09 PM IST
Convinced that he could no longer ignore the apostrophe’s misuse, he set up the Apostrophe Protection Society in 2001. He found hundreds of supporters from across the globe, but has now decided to close the society.
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