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How to Pronounce but?

Correct pronunciation for the word "but" is [bˈʌt], [bˈʌt], [b_ˈʌ_t].

Definition of but

  1. Only.
  2. A target.
  3. Except; unless; except that; which not; yet; nevertheless; than.
  4. Except.
  5. See Butt.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

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What is the present tense of But?

  • The personal forms of the verb "to be" in the present tense are:

  • - I am

  • - You are

  • - He/She/It is

  • - We are

  • - You (plural) are

  • - They are

  • Note that "but" is not a verb, so it does not have personal forms in the present tense. It can be a conjunction or a preposition, but it does not change based on person or tense.
  • What is the past tense of But?

  • The personal forms of the verb "to be" in the past tense are:

  • - I was

  • - You were

  • - He/She/It was

  • - We were

  • - You were

  • - They were

  • This applies to both singular and plural subjects in the past tense.
  • What is the adjective for but?

    The adjective form of the word "but" is "buttery".

    Usage over time for but:

    This graph shows how "but" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

    What is the plural form of but?

    The plural of the "but" can be the "buts".

    What is the singular form of but?

    The singular of the "but" can be the "but".

    Synonyms for But:

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