How do you write decades?
DO write a decade as a two-digit number with an apostrophe before it and an s after it, as the apostrophe takes the place of the century digits. DON’T use an apostrophe -s at all when writing decades. DO write the 1950s.
How do you write Decades 60s?
It is acceptable to spell out a decade span and to abbreviate a decade span on second reference. When abbreviating a decade span, put an apostrophe before the numbers (facing the correct way) but NOT before the “s.” A decade cannot possess anything! NOT 60’s, but ’60s.
How do you write decades in AP style?
Use the letter s but not an apostrophe after the figures when expressing decades or centuries. Do, however, use an apostrophe before figures expressing a decade if numerals are left out.
Who Will VS that will?
Rule: Who refers to people. That may refer to people, animals, groups, or things, but who is preferred when referring to people.
Could you vs Would you polite?
But I would suppose that “would” is more polite, because it expresses the idea of probability, and of willingness, and of the desire that something be done, whereas “could” is more in the realm of ability (yes I can). And according to the American Heritage Dictionary, “would” is used to make a polite request.
Could Can examples?
‘can’ and ‘could’They could come by car. (= Maybe they will come by car.) It can be very cold here in winter. (= It is sometimes very cold here in winter.) That can’t be true. You cannot be serious.It’s ten o’clock. It could be very cold there in winter. They know the way here. She can speak several languages. I can see you.