What is the PLURAL possive noun of ' country ' ?

Example >>>>> The main export of these ' country ' economy is coffee

could the possesive form countrys' be considered correct in ANY context ?

6 Answers

  • Boris
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago
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  • taffy
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    countrys' would never be correct

    the plural possessive is countries' but the sentence would be better if it was reworded to use the plural rather than the plural possessive.


    Coffee is the main export of these countries.

    if you need to have "economy" in there it should be plural as well (economies)

  • 1 decade ago

    ''countries'' is the plural possessive

    The main export of these ' countries ' economy is coffee

  • .
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    The plural of country is "countries", not "countrys".

    "This country's economy" - singular.

    "These countries' economies" - plural.

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  • 1 decade ago

    countries is plural but not possessive

    country's is possessive but not plural.

    I guess you would just put the word many or something like that in front of country's to make it plural possessive

  • 1 decade ago

    "countries" simple

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