Bedeutung von “they” im Essential English Dictionary


pronoun uk /ðeɪ/

A1 used as the subject of the verb when meaning a group of people, animals, or things that have already been talked about:

I saw Kate and Nick yesterday – they came over for dinner.

B1 used to refer to a person when you want to avoid saying ‘he’ or ‘she’ or when you do not know if the person is male or female:

If anybody comes, they can wait in the hall.

people in general:

They say that money can’t buy happiness.

(Definition von “they” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)