/ (ˈhɛlpˌlaɪn) /
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a telephone line operated by a charitable organization for people in distress
a telephone line operated by a commercial organization to provide information
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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Example sentences from the Web for helpline
She took the concept global with Child Helpline International, which now operates in 153 countries.How Jeroo Billimoria Is Turning Poor Kids Into Savers|Daniel Gross|March 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And the overwhelming message that I took from my time on the helpline was that people worry about this holiday.