One of the most common grammar mistakes

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What does Veterans Day have to do with one of the most common grammar mistakes?

What do apostrophes have to do with the federal holiday this Friday? Well, there’s a confusing apostrophe in Veterans’ Day—or is there? Veterans Day is often incorrectly written as “Veteran’s Day” or “Veterans’ Day.” “Veteran’s Day” would definitely be incorrect because it means a day for only one veteran. While “Veterans’ Day” does encompass multiple veterans, that spelling is incorrect according to the Department of Veterans Affairs (also without an apostrophe). ... Read more

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