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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?

Idioms for tune

Origin of tune

1350–1400; Middle English (noun); unexplained variant of tone

OTHER WORDS FROM tune

Definition for tune (2 of 2)

Tune
[ toon, tyoon ]
/ tun, tyun /

noun

Thomas James "Tommy", born 1939, U.S. dancer, choreographer, actor, singer, and director.
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British Dictionary definitions for tune

tune
/ (tjuːn) /

noun

verb

Word Origin for tune

C14: variant of tone
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Idioms and Phrases with tune

tune

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