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on

preposition (TO)
 
 
/ɒn/ US  /ɑːn/
to or towards
在;向,朝,对
Our house is the first on the left after the post office.
我们家是邮局过后靠左第一家。
The attack on the village lasted all night.
对该村庄的进攻持续了一整夜。
I wish you wouldn't creep up on me like that!
我希望你不要那样蹑手蹑脚地靠近我!
Describing movement towards
(Definition of on preposition (TO) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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