Their vs There

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Because they sound alike the words there and their are often misspelled. A good way to remember the difference is: The place "here" with a T is "there". While "there" refers to a place, "their" means belonging to them. For example, Their van was destroyed in the accident.

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Their

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Used as a contraction No No
Meaning Belonging to them. (in or to) that place.

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February 7, 2014, 1:08am

Thank you -- this makes it absolutely clear!

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January 7, 2014, 7:03pm

Nice...

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