continue

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continue is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
contact - continue - contract

Pronunciation[change]

  • enPR: kən-tĭnʹyo͞o
  • IPA: /kənˈtɪnju/
  • SAMPA: /k@n"tInju/
  • (file)

Verb[change]

Plain form
continue

Third-person singular
continues

Past tense
continued

Past participle
continued

Present participle
continuing

  1. (transitive & intransitive) If something continues, it does not stop.
    Even though he has died, we will continue the good work he did helping children.
    We expect that the problems will continue until 8 November, when we get the new computer.

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