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How do you use whereabouts in a sentence?
Examples of ‘whereabouts’ in a sentence whereabouts
- Despite hundreds of reported sightings her whereabouts remain a mystery.
- It is unclear why he was detained and his whereabouts are unknown.
- The current whereabouts of this witness remains unknown.
- To this day his whereabouts remain a mystery.
What does the term Odyssean mean?
: of, relating to, or characteristic of Odysseus or his journey.
What does it mean to locate something?
English Language Learners Definition of locate : to find the place or position of (something or someone) : to put (something or someone) in a particular place. : to make an area, city, etc., your home or the place where your business operates.
What does Whatabouts mean?
things that are occupying someone
(ˈwɒtəˌbaʊts) noun. informal. what one is doing generally; things that are occupying someone.
Where is your whereabout?
Your whereabouts are the place you are right now.
Is Whenabouts a word?
Note: The word ‘whereabouts’ exists, but there is no such word as ‘whenabouts’. Native English speaker response 2: Say ‘about when’ or ‘roughly when’ or ‘approximately when’.
What is an Odyssean education?
Odyssean education organises its curriculum around finding solutions to the world’s grand challenges. The content of the curriculum is interdisciplinary: mathematics, statistics, computing and quantitative methods, the natural sciences, as well as political economy and philosophy.
What is Odyssean reader reading?
Reading is immersion; reading is reflection. We read to supplement our life experience, and that surely includes reconfiguring the values we are taught.
Is OK is OK?
Okay and OK mean the same thing. You have the answers to the questions. There’s no difference between OK and okay. The older term, OK, (possibly) derived from an abbreviation for an intentional misspelling of “all correct.” The terms are both standard English.
What type of verb is locate?
1[transitive] locate somebody/something to find the exact position of someone or something The mechanic located the fault immediately.
Is Whatabouts a word?
Whatabouts is a noun. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.
What abouts meaning?
adverb. 1. Also: whereabout. at what approximate location or place; where. whereabouts are you?
Which is the correct definition of the word whereabouts?
ˈwhereabouts noun singular or plural the place where a person or thing is. I don’t know his whereabouts.
Is the final s in the word whereabouts plural or plural?
Because the final – s is an adverbial suffix, not a plural ending (similar to the one at the end of besides ), certain usage commentators have insisted on treating whereabouts as a singular noun.
What does Merriam Webster mean by wheraboutes?
Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback . Middle English wheraboutes (from wher aboute + -s, adverb suffix) & wher aboute, from where, wher where + about, aboute about — more at whence
Who is the author of her whereabouts is still unknown?
Approximate location: Her whereabouts are still unknown. American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved. 1.