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Plural possessives

Some careers were once mens' jobs.

Any job can also be a woman's work.

A firefighter's job is very dangerous.

Tugboat pilot's training takes seven years.

Dolores's dream is to be an astronaut.

Everyone waited for reports of his plane.

His plane's names was Spirit of St. Louis.

His flight captured peoples' imaginations all over the world.

  • English 6th -

    Some careers were once mens' jobs.
    incorrect

    Any job can also be a woman's work.
    The possessive form is correct, but you should delete the word "a."

    A firefighter's job is very dangerous.
    correct

    Tugboat pilot's training takes seven years.
    only one pilot? or pilots in general?

    Dolores's dream is to be an astronaut.
    correct

    Everyone waited for reports of his plane.
    ??

    His plane's names was Spirit of St. Louis.
    correct

    His flight captured peoples' imaginations all over the world.
    incorrect

    Normal noun forms:
    boy, boys
    boy's, boys'

    desk, desks
    desk's, desks'

    church, churches
    church's, churches'

    Some irregular noun forms:
    woman, women
    woman's, women's

    man, men
    man's, men's

    child, children
    child's, children's

    How would you write the forms for the word "people"?

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