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Please explain the difference between the words "they're" and "their."
The answer isn't too complicated. The word "their" is a possessive word. That means that it shows that someone owns something. In this case, it means that something belongs to a group of people (them).
- They brought their car to the repair shop.
"They're" is a contraction of "they" and "are".
- They're having car problems.
Here is a sentence that contains both words:
- They're hoping that their car will be fixed soon.
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