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English definition of “in”

in

adverb (COMPLETION)    /ɪn/
used to refer to an activity that makes something complete : Just pencil in the answer unless you're sure it's correct . The text is finished , but the pictures will have to be pasted in later .UK Would you mind filling in a questionnaire about what you watch on television ?Complete and wholeVery and extreme Grammar:In, intoIn and into are prepositions.Grammar:In, into: position and directionWe use in to talk about where something is in relation to a larger area around it:Grammar:Into: enthusiasm, interestWe use be into to express enthusiasm or strong interest for something:Grammar:Change into, turn intoWe use into after verbs describing change:Grammar:In: phrasal verbsWe use in to make a number of phrasal verbs:
(Definition of in adverb (COMPLETION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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