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08-09-2013, 06:53 AM
RE: Earmuffs: You'll and Ya'll
(08-09-2013 03:04 AM)earmuffs Wrote:  I say it all the time.

I would never have guessed you were such a hick! Big Grin

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08-09-2013, 10:59 AM
RE: Earmuffs: You'll and Ya'll
(08-09-2013 06:53 AM)evenheathen Wrote:  
(08-09-2013 03:04 AM)earmuffs Wrote:  I say it all the time.

I would never have guessed you were such a hick! Big Grin

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08-09-2013, 03:36 PM
RE: Earmuffs: You'll and Ya'll
Hey ears, you do know that "you'll" means "you will", not "you all", right? Keep that in m ind next time someone gives you a confusing answer ...

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11-09-2013, 11:19 AM
RE: Earmuffs: You'll and Ya'll
I've influenced y'all and y'all don't even know it.

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11-09-2013, 11:24 AM (This post was last modified: 11-09-2013 04:48 PM by Anjele.)
RE: Earmuffs: You'll and Ya'll
I have a question...in SC I often heard what would be the possessive of y'all. So is that y'all's...are two apostrophes even allowed in one word?Blink

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11-09-2013, 02:57 PM
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(11-09-2013 11:24 AM)Anjele Wrote:  I have a question...in SC I often heard what would be the possessive of y'all. So is that would be y'all's...are two apostrophes even allowed in one word?Blink

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11-09-2013, 03:32 PM
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(11-09-2013 11:24 AM)Anjele Wrote:  I have a question...in SC I often heard what would be the possessive of y'all. So is that would be y'all's...are two apostrophes even allowed in one word?Blink

Of course.

An apostrophe has two jobs: show deletion and show possession.

"y'all's" is correct.

The first apostrophe represents the deletion of the "ou" and the second shows the possession of the collective group.

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11-09-2013, 04:06 PM
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(11-09-2013 03:32 PM)kingschosen Wrote:  
(11-09-2013 11:24 AM)Anjele Wrote:  I have a question...in SC I often heard what would be the possessive of y'all. So is that would be y'all's...are two apostrophes even allowed in one word?Blink

Of course.

An apostrophe has two jobs: show deletion and show possession.

"y'all's" is correct.

The first apostrophe represents the deletion of the "ou" and the second shows the possession of the collective group.

I think you can even string contractions together like could've'd/would've'd/should've'd = could/would/should have had.

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11-09-2013, 04:55 PM
RE: Earmuffs: You'll and Ya'll
you'll is often used by more highly evolved nu zulunders living in The Bay of Islands.
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11-09-2013, 05:20 PM
RE: Earmuffs: You'll and Ya'll
If that was directed at me I don't live in The Bay of Islands, no where near in fact...

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