[ sawr-bon-ist, -buhn-, sawr-buh-nist ]
/ sɔrˈbɒn ɪst, -ˈbʌn-, ˈsɔr bə nɪst /
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a student or graduate of the Sorbonne.
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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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