Proofreading Task #3: Possessives

Review the following rule.

  1. Use an appostrophe to form a possessive. (Possessives are words which indicate ownership.)
Mistake Correct

I went to my friends house.

I went to my friend's house.

I found Marys hat.

I found Mary's hat.

Lesson Steps

  1. Proofread your writing portfolio, looking for any mispelled possessives.

Self Check

  • Are all your possessives spelled correctly?