There are two main reasons to use an apostrophe:

1. To indicate possession - if a noun belongs to someone, an apostrophe followed by an s (-‘s) can be used to show that the noun belongs to someone/ something

e.g. They were John’s books.

The -‘s highlights that the books belong to John

2. To replace letters - some phrases can be cut down into one word by removing a letter and replacing it with a... more

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