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  1. function word

    英式

    • n.
      a word whose purpose is to contribute to the syntax rather than the meaning of a sentence, for example do in we do not live here.
    • noun: function word, plural noun: function words

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    • IPA[ˈfəNG(k)SHən ˌwərd]

    美式

    • n.
      a word whose purpose is more to signal grammatical relationship than the lexical meaning of a ...

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