[ wil-kinz-burg ]
/ ˈwɪl kɪnzˌbɜrg /
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a borough in SW Pennsylvania, near Pittsburgh.
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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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How to use Wilkinsburg in a sentence
The condition of Wilkinsburg is typical, its water supply being contaminated by the sewage of more than twenty towns.