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Listen:

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations strong: /ˈjɔːr/ /ˈjʊər/, weak: /jər/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/yʊr, yɔr, unstressed yɚ/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(yŏŏr, yôr, yōr; unstressed yər)


WordReference Collins English Usage © 2020
your - you're
‘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?
‘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.
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