Definition: 'Shows'

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  • Length: 5 characters
  • Syllables: 1

Results for word: shows

Grammatical Information:
  • Ditransitive Verb
  • Countable Noun
  • Inchoative verbs describe a change of state or appearance
  • 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
  • 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- 3rd Person Singular
Lexical Information:
  • Nouns can be replaced by Pronouns
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus

Results for stem word: show

Grammatical Information:
  • Ditransitive Verb
  • Countable Noun
  • Inchoative verbs describe a change of state or appearance
  • 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
  • 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
Lexical Information:
  • Nouns can be replaced by Pronouns
  • One of the 220 words in the Dolch high frequency list
  • 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.
  • This word is one of the common entries in Academic Word Lists
  • This is used in the Southern States of America
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula

Related Glossary Definitions:

Showmanship

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