public's eye or public eye

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He wanted to get his book out in the public's eye.

                                   -OR-

He wanted to get his book out in the public eye.

 

 

Which is correct?

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It is in the public's eye or in the eye of the public. The eye belongs to the public, so you use the possessive.

link comment answered Mar 15 '13 at 16:07 Patty T Grammarly Fellow

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