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Rule "Possessive apostrophe error"

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Description: Possessive apostrophe error
Message: It seems that a possessive apostrophe is missing or the word is misspelled.
Category: Possible Typo (ID: TYPOS)
Link: https://languagetool.org/insights/post/possessive-apostrophe/
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • He's eating someone's or somethings lunch.
    Correction suggestion: something's, some things, something
Correct sentences
for comparison:
  • To combat the inequalities people of color face...
  • The different experiences people of diff...
  • The following is a graph depicting the effects ocean acidification has had on marine wildlife.
  • I come to the spares partlet's say ...
  • The following is a graph depicting the effects ocean acidification has had on marine wildlife.
  • It's meant to highlight the ways identity gets confused with...
  • ...since in both cases money taken with...
  • The letters page was answered by 'Beavis and Butt-Head' or one of their supporting characters.
  • McKenzie and Perlin received credit for the idea on the letters page at Stern's insistence.
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ID: POSSESSIVE_APOSTROPHE [6]
Version: 5.9-SNAPSHOT (2022-08-10 20:33:03 +0000)