First published in Modern English Teacher, 2003. ¬†Amended 2010 and again in 2012 Intelligent apostrophes and dumb apostrophes. Note the errors are on BOTH signs at The Yellow Conservatory. The same error appears in this sign in Poole High Street. Lars is a name. Lar isn’t. Misplaced apostrophe, Brooklyn, New York The apostrophe was first … Continue reading Apostrophes