What is the difference between Your and You're?


Occasionally, there is confusion over your and you're.

Your

Your is the second person possessive determiner. It expresses the fact that something belongs to you.
  • What is your name?
  • Is this your bag?
  • I need your help.

You're

You're is the contraction of you are. A contraction is a shortened form of words.
  • You're beautiful.
  • You're married.
  • You're a student.

What is the difference between Your and You're?

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