em Definition

the letter 'M'.

Using em: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "em" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The word 'em' is a shortened form of 'them'.

  • Example

    The title of the book starts with the letter 'em'.


Summary: em in Brief

The term 'em' [ɛm] refers to the letter 'M'. It is often used as a shortened form of the word 'them', as in 'I gave 'em the book.'

How do native speakers use this expression?