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 (yo͝or; yər when unstressed)
Contraction of you are.


(jʊə; jɔː; unstressed)
contraction of
you are


(yʊər; unstressed yər)
contraction of you are.


1. 'your'

You use your /jə/ or /jɔː/ to show that something belongs or relates to the person or people that you are speaking to.

Can I borrow your pen?
Where's your father?
2. 'you're'

You are is also sometimes pronounced /jɔː/. When you write down what someone says, you write this as you're. Don't write it as 'your'.

You're quite right.
You're not an expert.



(ˈbiː giː) abbreviation
Bachelor of Engineering; first degree in Engineering.
References in classic literature ?
You're not afraid of the dark, when you're with your little husband
You know perfectly well that you're tremendously relieved that you haven't got to marry the girl after all.
If you like the service, well, you'll jine; and if you don't, Jim, why, you're free to answer no--free and welcome, shipmate; and if fairer can be said by mortal seaman, shiver my sides
Suppose you're married, you love your wife, but you're fascinated by another woman.
Already you're an hour behind: Yet Generosity is best.
You know you're not allowed to play games on Sunday.
You may say what you like, but I don't believe that's religion; for what's the Sermon on the Mount about, as you're so fond o' reading to the boys, but doing what other folks 'ud have you do?
I reckon you're a kind of a singed cat, as the saying is -- better'n you look.
But you're built just right if anybody should ask you.
Indeed, Mr Dennis appeared to think it an uncommon circumstance, and to banter himself upon it; for he thrust his hat on one side as some men do when they are in a waggish humour, sucked the head of his stick with a higher relish, and smiled as though he would say, 'Dennis, you're a rum dog; you're a queer fellow; you're capital company, Dennis, and quite a character
But I want to speak to you, please, when you're at liberty.
You think you're a good deal of a big-bug, DON'T you?