Meaning of TWO in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ tu: ]

( twos)

Frequency: The word is one of the 700 most common words in English.


Two is the number 2.



If you say it takes two or it takes two to tango , you mean that a situation or argument involves two people and they are both therefore responsible for it.

Divorce is never the fault of one partner; it takes two...

It takes two to tango and so far our relationship has been one-sided.



If you put two and two together , you work out the truth about something for yourself, by using the information that is available to you.

Putting two and two together, I assume that this was the car he used.

PHRASE : V inflects


to kill two birds with one stone: see bird

two a penny: see penny

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