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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “of”

of

preposition (AMOUNT)
数量
 
 
weak /əv/ strong /ɒv/ US  /ɑːv/
used after words or phrases expressing amount, number or a particular unit
(用于表示数量、数字或某一单位的词或短语之后)
a kilo of apples
1公斤苹果
loads of food
许多食物
hundreds of people
数百人
most of them
他们中的大多数
none of them
他们中没有人
both of us
我们俩
a third of all people
所有人中的1/3
a speck of dust
一粒灰尘
a drop of rain
一滴雨
General words for size and amount
(Definition of of preposition (AMOUNT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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