Ill and sick

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In British English, ill means unwell. Ill is most common in predicative position.

Before a noun, many British people prefer to use sick.

Be sick can mean vomit.

See also

Ill and Sick
If I were you
In case and if
If and unless
In spite of
Interesting, interested, exciting, excited etc.
Inversion of subject and verb
Is, am and are
It
It's and its

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