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7.29: Contractions
... 7.29 Contractions. In contractions, an apostrophe normally replaces omitted letters.
Some contractions, such as won’t or ain’t, are formed irregularly. ...

5.103: Contractions
... 5.103 Contractions. Most types of writing benefit from the use of contractions.
If used thoughtfully, contractions in prose sound ...

5.50: Possessive pronouns versus contractions
Paragraph 5.50: Possessive pronouns versus contractions from the Chicago Manual
of Style Online. ... 5.50 Possessive pronouns versus contractions. ...

10.2: Acronyms, initialisms, contractions
Paragraph 10.2: Acronyms, initialisms, contractions from the Chicago Manual
of Style Online. ... 10.2 Acronyms, initialisms, contractions. ...

Index V
... adjectives as, 5.93. auxiliary (modal or helping): can, 5.143; contractions with,
5.103; definition, 5.101, 5.142; do, 5.144; have, 5.145; may, might, 5.146 ...

Chapter 7 Contents
... 7.28 Possessive with italicized or quoted terms. Contractions and Interjections:
7.29 Contractions; 7.30 Interjections. Word Division: 7.31 ...

Chapter 5 Contents
... pronouns; 5.50 Possessive pronouns versus contractions. Demonstrative Pronouns:
5.51 Demonstrative pronouns defined. Interrogative Pronouns: ...

7.30: Interjections
... Chapter Contents» Contractions and Interjections. ... 7.30 Interjections. As with
contractions, Webster’s lists such interjections as ugh, er, um, and sh. ...

Index B
... 891; between . . . and, 6.78, 9.59; be-verbs (be, is, are, was, etc.):
contractions with, 5.103. forms and tenses of, 5.98, 5.151–52. ...

Index A
... See also acronyms; contractions; initialisms. abbreviations, specific: Bible: books,
Apocrypha, 10.49; books, New Testament, 10.50; books, Old Testament, 10.48 ...

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