Plurals and Possessives

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Since we’re nearing the end of the year, I’m here with a timely public service announcement about how to pluralize last names. We’ll go over indicating possession while we’re at it.

First, some context. Since taking the last name “Perkins” when I got married 31 years ago, I’ve noticed that a lot of people don’t know how to pluralize properly. It can…



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Luisa Perkins

Luisa Perkins


Novelist, foodie, francophile. Top Writer in Books. My Patronus is our corgi, Moneypenny.