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the third person

noun [S] uk   us  
B2 the form of a verb or pronoun that is used about another person you are speaking about or writing about
Translations of “the third person”
in Korean 3인칭…
in Arabic ضَمير الغائب…
in Portuguese a terceira pessoa…
in Catalan la tercera persona…
in Japanese (文法)三人称…
in Italian la terza persona…
in Chinese (Traditional) (動詞或代詞的)第三人稱…
in Russian третье лицо (в грамматике)…
in Turkish (dilbilgisi) üçüncü şahıs…
in Chinese (Simplified) (动词或代词的)第三人称…
in Polish trzecia osoba…
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