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intern

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Jail & punishment
internin‧tern1 /ɪnˈtɜːn $ -ɜːrn/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 PMSCJto put someone in prison without charging them with a crime, for political reasons or during a warinternee, internment
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internThe order to intern all male category B aliens was posted on 16 May.Thousands died. And thousands were interned in forced labour camps.The French soldiers, who had surrendered without fighting, were interned in Hanoi.Seven hundred men were interned in the camps.Subsequent investigation showed that Wingate had been interned in various mental institutions for the past seven years of his life.The arrest was made on 4 May and Gandhi was interned in Yeravda jail.
Related topics: Nurses, doctors, etc
internin‧tern2 /ˈɪntɜːn $ -ɜːrn/ noun [countable] American English 🔊 🔊 1 MNsomeone who has nearly finished training as a doctor and is working in a hospital syn houseman British Englishinternshipsee thesaurus at doctor2 someone, especially a student, who works for a short time in a particular job in order to gain experienceinternship
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internOne of the subjects for debate was the government's power of internment without trial.She refused to be treated by an intern and demanded to see a qualified doctor.
From Longman Business Dictionaryinternin‧tern /ˈɪntɜːn-ɜːrn/ noun [countable]JOB someone, especially a student, who works for a short time in a particular job in order to gain experienceThe staff now includes 20 paid workers, plus interns.
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Verb table
intern
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyintern
he, she, itinterns
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyinterned
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave interned
he, she, ithas interned
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad interned
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill intern
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have interned
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam interning
he, she, itis interning
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you, we, theyare interning
Past
I, he, she, itwas interning
you, we, theywere interning
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been interning
he, she, ithas been interning
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been interning
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be interning
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been interning
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