NOUN + ‘s

NOUN + ‘s

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Point 14 in  DETERMINERS/possessives is defined as:

‘S after singular or proper nouns to indicate possession.

in iWeb _N ‘s_GE  is producing errors on the search, so here we just did _N ‘s which means it might not be the genetive…  Note some of these are not singular…

1 WORLD ‘S 549927


2 COMPANY ‘S 518978

PELIC STUDENT:

Korean,Male,4,w

As for a business man like a CEO, a high-class car might be needed because the car could express their or their company‘s trust.

*this example gets hidden under other grammar.


3 YEAR ‘S 464891
4 WOMEN ‘S 454301
5 CHILDREN ‘S 373984
6 GOD ‘S 324851
7 PEOPLE ‘S 281880
8 CITY ‘S 276293
9 MEN ‘S 263092
10 CHILD ‘S 237117
11 COUNTRY ‘S 213722
12 TRUMP ‘S 189898
13 AMERICA ‘S 188782
14 NATION ‘S 180046
15 STATE ‘S 179299
16 MAN ‘S 173795
17 PERSON ‘S 173684
18 CANADA ‘S 156771
19 GOVERNMENT ‘S 155459
20 MASTER ‘S 151495
21 TEAM ‘S 151206
22 WEEK ‘S 138378
23 AUSTRALIA ‘S 137299
24 FATHER ‘S 136426
25 MOTHER ‘S 136333
26 STUDENT ‘S 132058
27 BACHELOR ‘S 131405
28 UNIVERSITY ‘S 116256
29 DRIVER ‘S 113202
30 SCHOOL ‘S 112171
31 KING ‘S 109141
32 PATIENT ‘S 103226
33 USER ‘S 102844
34 FAMILY ‘S 100471
35 WOMAN ‘S 95078
36 EARTH ‘S 93773
37 JOHN ‘S 93690
38 GROUP ‘S 92806
39 UK ‘S 88968
40 CHINA ‘S 88453
41 SHERIFF ‘S 88100
42 NIGHT ‘S 85587
43 BODY ‘S 81326
44 GAME ‘S 80666
45 BRITAIN ‘S 80138
46 CLIENT ‘S 78536
47 CUSTOMER ‘S 77878
48 APPLE ‘S 77060
49 PRESIDENT ‘S 74869
50 ORGANIZATION ‘S 74723
51 ALZHEIMER ‘S 69953
52 OBAMA ‘S 67900
53 LONDON ‘S 67826
54 CLUB ‘S 66878
55 BABY ‘S 66427
56 MARY ‘S 66382
57 DAY ‘S 64651
58 IRELAND ‘S 63993
59 GOOGLE ‘S 63631
60 PARTY ‘S 62788
61 QUEEN ‘S 62575
62 INDIVIDUAL ‘S 61363
63 SON ‘S 60588


64 DEPARTMENT ‘S 60080

Chinese,Male,4,g

I ‘ve been a captain of my department’s basketball team when I studied in college, and I ‘ve led my team to win several games.

*this example gets hidden under other grammar. Also, the present perfect feels awkward with the past clause.


65 FIRM ‘S 58746
66 DOG ‘S 58350
67 COUNCIL ‘S 58235
68 LIFE ‘S 57377
69 FRIEND ‘S 57332
70 PLAYER ‘S 57211
71 MONTH ‘S 56446
72 PAUL ‘S 55593
73 BAND ‘S 55395
74 OWNER ‘S 55235
75 DOCTOR ‘S 55177
76 INDUSTRY ‘S 55039
77 SHOW ‘S 54376
78 VALENTINE ‘S 53727


79 COLLEGE ‘S 53616

Korean,Female,4,w

If the college’s tuition is very expensive, and the students can’t pay, they can’t go to that college.


80 EUROPE ‘S 52311
81 BANK ‘S 52305
82 MANUFACTURER ‘S 51447
83 SATURDAY ‘S 51415
84 REGION ‘S 50912
85 EMPLOYEE ‘S 50860
86 COURT ‘S 50343
87 CHRIST ‘S 50257
88 HUSBAND ‘S 50174
89 WIFE ‘S 49547
90 FILM ‘S 48708
91 CAR ‘S 48351
92 MCDONALD ‘S 48018
93 SUNDAY ‘S 47582
94 DAUGHTER ‘S 47361
95 LORD ‘S 47232
96 MICROSOFT ‘S 46983
97 AGENCY ‘S 44736
98 SEASON ‘S 44717
99 COUNTY ‘S 44156
100 AUTHOR ‘S 44080


A2 vocabulary:

(club|college|company|customer|department|god|king|queen|team)’s

*there are over 140 hits in PELIC for these.

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