You're, Your, Yore

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What´s the difference between "you´re," "your," and "yore"?

You're, Your, Yore

You're=you are
Your=shows possession
Yore=long ago

Example: "You're going to be a great writer!"
Example: "Your hair looks nice today."
Example: "Things were different in days of yore."



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