- as is part of the Basic English 850.
- A word that is used to compare two things that are equal.
- As you know, we need more workers.
- I baked the cake as my mother used to.
- The room looks just as it did when I was a child.
- The speech, as he remembered it, was very powerful.
- Interesting as it seems, I don't think I'll get it.
- He was as big as a mountain.
- A word that is used to show that two things happened at the same time.
- Just as I went out, it started to rain.
- We sleep as the world turns in darkness.
- A word that is used to show why something happens.
- As I couldn't understand French, I didn't watch the film.
- A word that is used to compare two things that are equal. (Used before adjectives)
- You are younger than I am, but nearly as tall.
- This is not as good as it was last time.