8/8/19 ITS & IT’S
These two words are often confused by native speakers of English as well as by foreign learners. Its is a possessive word (like myyour).
  • Every country has its traditions. (NOT … it’s traditions.)
It’s is the contracted form of it is or it has.
  • It’s raining again. (NOT …Its raining again.)
  • Have you seen my camera? It’s disappeared. (NOT …Its disappeared.).