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pronoun
  1. 1
    referring to something that has been mentioned
  2. 2
    used as the subject/object of a sentence
  3. 3
    used for referring to someone's life, work, or general situation

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  4. 4
    used for talking about the weather, the temperature, or the light

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  5. 5
    used for saying or asking what the time, day, or date is

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  6. 6
    used for saying how large a distance is

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  7. 8
    spoken used for telling someone who you are, or asking who someone else is, especially on the telephone

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  8. 10
    exactly what is needed mainly spoken
  9. 11
    very informal used for referring to the activity of having sex, especially when you do not want to say this directly

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chicken raffle

any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat

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