[ yee-chahng ]
/ ˈyiˈtʃɑŋ /
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a port in southwestern Hubei province, in central China, on the Chang Jiang.
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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.
Also (Wade-Giles) I·chang [ee-chahng] /ˈiˈtʃɑŋ/ .
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British Dictionary definitions for Yichang
Ichang or I-ch'ang
/ (ˈjiːˈtʃæŋ) /
a port in S central China, in Hubei province on the Yangtze River 1600 km (1000 miles) from the East China Sea: the Three Gorges dam, the world's biggest hydroelectric and flood-control project, is nearby. Pop: 724 000 (2005 est)
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