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Burbank Leader Opinion
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A Word, Please: Possessives provide many opportunities to make mistakes

Note to aspiring cab company operators: If you want to appeal to the broadest possible customer base, don’t just market yourself as a taxi for the people. That would be too limiting. Instead, declare yourself a taxi of the peoples. All of them.

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A Word, Please: Three different styles for apostrophes, and each can be defended

“Three people sign a treaty with just a large X. In an article referencing the treaty, they are referred to as the three ... Xes, X’s or Xs?”

Leader Cartoon: Chicken Feed

"Chicken Feed" cartoon by Bert Ring for the Burbank Leader.

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