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Sometimes, writers try to show accent using apostrophes in this way:
Some people in Dorset say: wa’er. or perhaps: The desert is ‘ot.
Do + not
Don’t be afraid of contractions in language; they’re just two words squeezed together.
The apostrophe replaces the missing letter(s):
I am = I’m
They would = They’d
who is = who’s
you + will = you’ll (pronouns + verbs)
is + not = isn’t
can + not = can’t (negation)
This student’s pleased, because they know how to use apostrophes.
student + is