# English

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Seven brothers' families grew to more than one thousand people in 100 years.

Does families need an apostrophe?

The mens group made t-shirts for the children.

would mens be 's or s' ?

• English -

men's
not sure about families but i don't think so. no apostrophe

• English -

Gabby is right.

Since the families don't possess anything, we don't need an apostrophe.

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