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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as a question adverb (introducing a direct or indirect question): Where are you going? ♦ I wonder where she lives.
as a relative adverb (referring back to a noun and introducing a relative clause): I know a place where you can hide. (introducing a clause that is subject, object, or complement of another clause): ♦ Stratford is where Shakespeare was born.
as a conjunction (connecting two clauses): I’ve hidden the money where no one will find it.