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adverb of course pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    used for sayingyesvery definitely, in answer to a question
    “Do you know what I mean?” “Of course.”
    1. a.
      used for giving someone permission in a polite way
      “May I come in?” “Of course you may.”
    2. b.
      used for agreeing or disagreeing with someone
      “I’m sure everything’s going to be OK.” “Of course it is.”
      “They won’t mind if we’re a bit late.” “Of course they will.”



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