Translation of "-'s" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


suffix /-s/ /-z/

used to show that the following thing belongs to the person or thing named

the cat's tail 猫的尾巴
Patricia's dress 帕特里夏的裙子
today's paper 今天的报纸
the children's shoes 孩子们的鞋

the house belonging to the stated person

The boys are at Alison's. 男孩子们在艾利森家。

UK the shop belonging to the stated person

I got it at the greengrocer's. 它是我从蔬菜水果店里买到的。

(Translation of “-'s suffix” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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