that


that
1. conjunction /ðæt,ðət/
a) Introducing a hypothetical fact or supposition: ‘given that’, ‘as would appear from the fact that’.

He told me that the book is a good read.

b) With antecedent or : introducing the result of the main clause.

What, are you mad, that you doe reason so?

2. pronoun /ðæt,ðət/
a) That thing.

That was an interesting example.

b) Which, who.

Who was the actor that played Hamlet?

Ant: here, there, this, yon, yonder
3. adverb /ðæt,ðət/
a) To a given extent or degree; particularly.

Im just not that sick.

b) So, so much; very.

Ooh, I was that happy I nearly kissed her.


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