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#191797 - 07/04/10 11:12 AM Re: City and Country names ending with "s" [Re: BranShea]
Loc: Land of the Flat Water
And with the problems in Belgium, politically, the terms
Holland and Flanders are again becoming relevant._________________________
----please, draw me a sheep----
#191830 - 07/06/10 08:13 AM Re: City and Country names ending with "s" [Re: LukeJavan8]
I think a lot of the USn place names ending in Cs were originally C's possessives, but the apostrophe was stricken by the US Postal Service.
Note: The Capital C indicates any consonant.
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