90% of the time, speakers of English use just 7,500 words in speech and writing. These words appear in red, and are graded with stars. One-star words are frequent, two-star words are more frequent, and three-star words are the most frequent.
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Ours is a possessive pronoun, being a possessive form of we. It can refer to a singular or plural noun, and it can be the subject, object, or complement of a verb or the object of a preposition: China’s economy is very different from ours. ♦ Their chairs may have cost more, but ours are more comfortable.