The right way to use an apostrophe (in illustrated form).

Comics: Random Most Popular All Cats Grammar Food Animals Tech

apostrophe The Oatmeal Grammar Pack
More grammar comics from The Oatmeal

who vs whom ie misspelling
literally irony semicolon

Thanks to Library Lady Jane for all her help in writing these grammar guides over the years. If you would like a regular serving of grammar-related awesomeness every day, go follow her on Twitter.

Take me to a random comic Popular comics All comics


More comics

Strength and determination will lead to a better you How to Tell if Your Cat is Plotting to Kill You
How to fix any computer Thanksgiving as a kid VS Thanksgiving as an adult Some thoughts and musings about making things for the web
So, I had a call with Elon Musk earlier this week I wrote a book about running. Time spent using Tupperware I don't want you to save the world
5 Very Good Reasons to Punch a Dolphin in the Mouth Nikola Tesla Dood The worst thing about Valentine's Day How to refurbish a pop star
The saddest thing I've ever heard on an airplane Manbat What Marcellus Wallace Looks Like This is the web right now
I combined two of my favorite things What Would Don Draper Do? This is how I floss This is why an octopus is more awesome than your mom

Browse all comics