life, live or lives

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When do we use life and when live, lives?

Word Explanation Example
live [lɪv] to live (verb) I live in France.
he lives [lɪvz] Peter lives in Poland.
life [laɪf] state of living I read a book about the life of Mark Twain.
lives [laɪvz] plural of life Many people lost their lives in the war.
live [laɪv] not recorded We watched the live coverage of the Formula I.
not dead We really saw a live rattlesnake.