Definition: 'Example'

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  • Length: 7 characters
  • Syllables: 2

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Lexical Information:
  • SUCH AS means 'for example'
  • Nouns can be replaced by Pronouns
  • One of the 850 words in Basic English
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • This word is one of the common entries in Academic Word Lists
  • Term used in rhetoric
Grammatical Information:
  • Countable Noun
  • Names of people, places, organisations, etc begin with a Capital Letter and are called Proper Nouns
  • Nouns are words giving names to objects and things, which can be physical or concepts, etc
Other Comments:
  • AS on its own isn't used with the meaning 'for example'
  • In gap-filling exercises, if you're looking for one word meaning 'for example' use LIKE

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