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after

preposition
 
/ˈɑːf·tər/
A1 following something that has happened
-뒤에
We went swimming after lunch.
A2 following in order
-다음에
H comes after G in the alphabet.
A2 once you have passed a particular place
-지나서
Turn left after the hotel.
B1 following someone or something
-을 쫓는
We ran after him.
because of something that happened
(과거의 일 때문에)-한 뒤에
I’ll never trust her again after what she did to me.
although something happened or is true; despite
-에도 불구하고
I can’t believe he was so rude to you after all the help you gave him!
US used to say how many minutes past the hour it is
(시간)-이 지난
It’s five after three.
after all B1 used to add an explanation to something that you have just said
결국은
You can’t expect to be perfect – after all, it was only your first lesson.
day after day, year after year, etc. B1 happening every day, year, etc., over a long period
매일, 매년 등
We go to the same place on holiday year after year.
be after something to be trying to get something
-을 찾다
What type of job are you after?
(Definition of after preposition from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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