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ABC's

or ABCs

[ ey-bee-seez ]
/ ˈeɪˌbiˈsiz /
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noun (used with a plural verb)

Also ABC . the alphabet.
the basic skills of spelling, reading, and writing: learning the ABC's in the early grades of school.
Also ABC . the basic or elementary facts, principles, etc., of a subject: the ABC's of electricity.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON “THEIR,” “THERE,” AND “THEY’RE”

Are you aware how often people swap around “their,” “there,” and “they’re”? Prove you have more than a fair grasp over these commonly confused words.
Question 1 of 7
Which one of these commonly confused words can act as an adverb or a pronoun?
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