Definition: 'Let'

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  • Length: 3 characters
  • Syllables: 1

Results for word: let

Lexical Information:
  • One of the 220 words in the Dolch high frequency list
  • One of the 850 words in Basic English
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • This is a core verb in the BLC (Business Letter Corpus)
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • Term used in Tennis
  • Term used in badminton
  • Term used in table tennis
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula
Grammatical Information:
  • Irregular verb- no change
  • A verb describes an action or a state
  • A verb can include information about the duration, time of the action or state, the people involved and whether it is habitual, complete or not
  • Irregular Verb- Base Form
  • Irregular Verb- Past Simple
  • Irregular Verb- Past Participle
Usage Notes:
  • ALLOW someone TO DO something
  • LET someone DO something

Related Glossary Definitions:

Capital Letters;  Letters

Dictionary Definitions

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