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Part of Speech: pronoun
Results: 6
1. The neuter pronoun of the third person, corresponding to the masculine pronoun he and the feminine she, and having the same plural ( they, their or theirs, them).
2. As a substance for any noun of the neuter gender; as, here is the book, take it home.
4. As an indefinite nominative for a impersonal verb; as, it snows; it rains.
5. As a substitute for such general terms as, the state of affairs, the condition of things, and the like; as, how is it with the sick man?
6. As an indefinite object after some intransitive verbs, or after a substantive used humorously as a verb; as, to foot it ( i. e., to walk).
Examples of usage:
  • I know it could not be. - "If", Lord Dunsany [Dunsany, Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett, Baron].
  • I see- it wouldn'tventure- it wouldn'tpresume. - "The Cardinal's Snuff-Box", Henry Harland.
  • But how will you do it? - "The Song of Songs", Hermann Sudermann.
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