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What part of speech is objections?
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Maureen asks...
If I am making a change of address card and the card says The Stepanian's 400 Main st Richmond, VA 23222 Is Stepanian's ('s) or no apostrophe, or (s') Let me know! Thank you! Maureen Bannister
Anne answers...
There is no apostrophe, because there is no possessive here. You are simply using the plural of Stepanian to acknowledge that there is more than one person with that name moving to the new address.
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