Think

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Definition

to think: to believe, to have the opinion, to reflect, to give some thought, to ponder, to consider
verb
I will think about it. I will reflect upon it.
What do you think about the movie? What is your opinion of the movie?

This is an irregular verb:
I think / I thought / I have thought

a thought: an idea, an opinion, a belief, a theory, a concept, a reflection
noun

(long term) thinking: planning, reflecting on (the long term, the future)
noun
Pronunciation examples
UK: What are your thoughts on my new dress?
US: To be honest, I really can't understand the thinking behind your new image. I think you must have problems.
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Examples

  • "I think someone is here."
  • "Well, I think that's enough for one day."
  • "I think you'll find all of my paperwork is in order."
  • "Horse : (thinking) I hate my life."
  • "Brian: (thinking) Oh dear, Bruno sounds angry!"
  • "Yeah I think it's definitely a restaurant."
  • "Philip : (thinking) That's #@$%ed up!"
  • "Icarus : Horatio, I think you better listen to him. He's a policeman."
  • "Philip : Hey Horatio, I think that's Lucky!"
  • "Horatio : (thinking) I'm sure he won't mind if I borrow his HI-FI speakers!"

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