[ yang-kee-land ]
/ ˈyæŋ kiˌlænd /
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Chiefly Southern U.S. the northern states of the U.S.
Chiefly British. the U.S.
Chiefly Northern U.S. New England.
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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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