One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘They're very useful.’
- ‘Women are more successful at infidelity than men - they're better liars.’
- ‘I wonder if he'll complain if they're used against him.’
- ‘They're already here!’
- ‘If they're asking too many personal questions, it's okay not to answer.’
- ‘The cheapness and ubiquity of plastics, and the problems caused when they're carelessly thrown away, blind us to the utility and versatility of these marvellously mutable materials.’
On the differences between their, they're, and there, see they
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