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Matt sat on a park bench, eating his lunch.
They were sitting in a café drinking coffee.
I was sitting at my computer when the phone rang.
I usually sit next to Andrew in history class.
My friends and I like to sit together in the cafeteria.
Six of us were sitting around the table talking.
We sat side by side in the back seat.
Sit still (=without moving) while I brush your hair, Lucy.
Are you going to just sit there, or are you going to help me?
This is the American English definition of sit. View British English definition of sit.
someone who studies the stars and planets using scientific equipment including telescopes
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