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preposition  us   /ə/

a preposition (EACH OR EVERY)

in or for each or every; per : Take one tablet three times a day. These shoes cost $30 a pair.
Translations of “a”
in Arabic أداة تَنْكير تَسْبِق الإسْم المُفْرَد, كُلّ, بادئة تَدلّ على المِهنة…
in Korean 단수 명사 앞에 쓰임, 하나의, -당…
in Malaysian A, a, not muzik…
in French un, une, par…
in Turkish belirsiz tanım artıkeli, bir, her veya herbiri…
in Italian un, una, al…
in Chinese (Traditional) 非特指的, 一(個)(用於名詞前,表示未曾提及的,尤其是非特指或不想讓對方確切知道的事物或人), (表示人或物的類型)…
in Russian неопределенный артикль, один, употребляется перед исчисл. сущ. в ед. числе и придает ему значение: 'любой…
in Polish -, jeden, każdy…
in Vietnamese chữ cái A, nốt la, điểm A…
in Spanish La letra ’’A’’, la, Diez…
in Portuguese um, uma, por…
in Thai พยัญชนะตัวแรกในภาษาอังกฤษ, โน้ต“ลา” ในทางดนตรี, เกรดสูงสุดที่ให้กับนักเรียนหรือนักศึกษาในการส่งงานหรือในการสอบ…
in German ein/e, pro…
in Catalan un, una, cada…
in Japanese 1つの, 1人の, ~1つにつき…
in Indonesian A…
in Chinese (Simplified) 非特指的, 一(个)(用于名词前,表示未曾提及的,尤其是非特指或不想让对方确切知道的事物或人), (表示人或物的类型)…
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