Time is running out! Mother's Day is Sunday, and I need to tell you that the official name is singular: Mother's Day.

The founder intentionally made the name singular because she wanted people to honor their own mother. She did not intend it to be a day of celebrating motherhood in general.

Mignon Fogarty is better known online as Grammar Girl.
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Published on May 10, 2012 19:58 • 3,783 views • Tags: grammar, punctuation
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message 1: by Shikha (new)

Shikha Oh, so can't I wish 'Happy Mother's Day' to my neighbour's mom?


Just joking! :)


message 2: by Hadeel (last edited May 11, 2012 12:22PM) (new)

Hadeel Alhawasi I think this is make since
thank u


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