someone

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈsʌmwʌn/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈsʌmˌwʌn, -wən/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(sumwun′, -wən)

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someone

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. someone [knocked, spoke, started]
  2. heard someone [knocking]
  3. lend someone [an ear, some money]
  4. [need, want, require] a certain someone (for)
  5. [wants, is keen, plans] to be someone
  6. need someone to [help, work, make, stay, guard, go, check]
  7. [ask, tell] someone
  8. arranged for someone to [meet, collect, take] us
  9. should someone [check, find out, go first]?
  10. there's someone at the [door, entrance]
  11. someone in [need, despair, distress]
  12. someone from the [crowd, audience, class]
  13. (I need) someone like you [in my life, working for me]
  14. I [mistook you for, thought you were] someone [else, I knew]
  15. someone else's [problem, idea, things]
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