Its and it's

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These two words are often confused by foreign learners of English.

Its is a possessive word like my or your.

It’s is the contracted form of it is or it has.

See also

Ill and Sick
If I were you
In case and if
If and unless
In spite of
Interesting, interested, exciting, excited etc.
Inversion of subject and verb
Is, am and are
It
It's and its

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