- its - it's
- ◊ 'its'Its is a possessive determiner. You use its to indicate that something belongs or relates to a thing, place, animal, or child.
He discovered the river had lost its beauty.
The pig managed to keep its balance.\
She hoisted the child on her shoulder and started patting its back.◊ 'it's'It's is a shortened form of `it is' or `it has'.
It's just like the ticking of a clock.\
It's been very nice talking to you.
Useful english dictionary. 2012.