Links and visuals illustrating an orthographic pet peeve.
An unnecessary apostrophe, unless it means to say “Chicken is by the bay”.
(Thanks, Pedantic Nerd!)
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By Readers Like You
– December 10, 2012
Agreed… it’s possessive in this case. This one’s correct. C’mon guys.
It could be owned by “Mr. Charlie Chicken”, and therefore it would be correct, because the eatery is (Mr.) Chicken’s “By the Sea Takeaway Cafe”.
Maybe the owner is Chicken.
How about Chicken’s Takeaway Cafe by the Bay?
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