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-'s

suffix uk   us   /-s/ /-z/
used to show that the following thing belongs to the person or thing named: the cat's tail Patricia's dress today's paper the children's shoes the house belonging to the stated person: The boys are at Katy's. UK the shop belonging to the stated person: I got it at the greengrocer's.
Translations of “-'s”
in Chinese (Traditional) (用來構成所有格)…的, …家, …的商店…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用来构成所有格)…的, …家, …的商店…
(Definition of -'s suffix from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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