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there

 
pronunciation:
theIr
parts of speech:
adverb, pronoun
features:
Homophone Note
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: in, at, or to that place.
I'll be there in the morning.Go there, and you will see how beautiful it is.
definition 2: used to call attention to something or someone.
There they are!
 
part of speech: pronoun
definition 1: used to express the idea of something existing or happening.
There are several big trees in front of that house.There was a terrible storm last night.There's a man at the front door.
definition 2: that place.
She sleeps in there.
Homophone Note
The words there and their, and the contraction they're ("they are"), all sound alike but have different meanings.