English English Dictionary

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we in English:

1. were


Tensions were increasing.
In the first few hours of the battle, Union forces were winning.
We were shocked when the landlord raised our rent by $200.00 a month.
Tom laughed at all of Mary's jokes, even the ones he didn't think were funny.
Yellow fever and smallpox were no longer a threat.
Seen from the plane, the islands were very pretty.
His family circumstances were such that he became a teacher out of necessity.
It was because of the storm that the trains were halted.
Please let me know the confirmation number you were told when you reserved the room.
The nation's trade balance improved last year as exports were strong, while imports remained steady.
Even at the end of the nineteenth century, sailors in the British Navy were not permitted to use knives and forks because using them was considered a sign of weakness.
You were in the second year of middle school last year, right?
Her windows were broken and her shutters hung crookedly.
All the soldiers were called out by the king to defend the castle against all opposition.
Many typographical errors were found.

2. we


Their communication may be much more complex than we thought.
We are Arabs.
We had already walked five minutes when were caught in a shower.
Our teacher is patient with us even when we ask silly questions.
Calculate how much money we will need next year.
I tried to explain to him that we were not responsible for his mistake, but he refused to listen.
True wealth does not consist of what we have, but in what we are.
How to meet future energy demand is a big question we must consider.
We learned that English is an international language.
It was raining when we left, but by the time we arrived, it was sunny.
The problem with many things is the pre-conceived ideas we have about them!
Tom, I think we need to help Mary. It looks like she's in trouble.
It may be that the happiness awaiting us is not at all the sort of happiness we would want.
We try to explain things across cultures; in spite of boundaries.
Oh, come on! You gotta at least spend the night. We haven't seen you for so long.

English word "we"(we) occurs in sets:

LEKCJA 64 (REDUCED SPEECH)
Nicholas' Sight Words

3. our


We love our children.
Our train left Osaka at 8:00, arriving in Tokyo by 11:00.
We express our thoughts by means of languages.
It's presumptuous for humans to assume that our task is to do what only God can do.
Happiness and success in life do not depend on our circumstances, but on our efforts.
I hope that your future activities will expand our relationship with your firm.
Our survival depends on finding drinking water soon.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
I get depressed thinking that a guy like our boss can have ultimate power over us.
Music surrounds our lives like air.
Ladies and gentlemen, due to an accident at the airport, our arrival will be delayed.
If it were not for the computer, how inconvenient our lives would be!
If our quote is inconvenient for you, please let us know.
In order to keep our feet warm we had to shift from one foot to another and keep moving.
Please accept our apologies for not filling your order sooner.