[Ads-l] Further evidence, if any were needed...

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Mon Jul 13 02:41:28 UTC 2015

that Possessive sing. _'s_ / plur. _-s'_ is dead in BE. The name of a
Facebook S.I.G.:

"I've Traced My Ancestor Slave Masters"

OTOH, the Pres. Perf. is apparently alive and kicking.

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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