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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishII1 // ●●● S1 W1 pronoun [used as the subject of a verb]  PERSON/PEOPLEused by the person speaking or writing to refer to himself or herself I moved to this city six years ago. I’m not late again, am I? My husband and I enjoy going to the theatre.GRAMMAR: Patterns with IYou say: Sarah and I went for coffee. Don’t say: I and SarahIn everyday English, you say that someone is older, younger, taller etc than me: They were older than me.You can also say: They were older than I was.It sounds very formal to say than I.
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II saw Mike yesterday.
Related topics: Letters & punctuation
II2, i // noun (plural I’s, i’s)  1 [countable, uncountable]SLA the ninth letter of the English alphabet2 SLA[countable] the number one in the system of roman numerals3 I-25, I-40 etc
i-i- // prefix [in nouns]used in the names of some products or services that involve using the Internet iTunes (=trademark for a service allowing you to buy music over the Internet)
Related topics: Nationality & race, Geography
-i-i /-i/ suffix (plural -is) 1 [in nouns]SANSG a person from a particular country or place, or their language two Pakistanis speakers of Hindi2 [in adjectives]SG of a particular place or country Bengali food the Israeli army
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-ispeakers of Nepalithe Israeli Army
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