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preposition

noun   /ˌprep·əˈzɪʃ·ən/
B1 a word or group of words that is used before a noun or pronoun to show place, direction, time, etc. For example, ‘on’ in ‘Your keys are on the table’ is a preposition. preposición
(Definition of preposition from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

preposition

noun /prepəˈziʃən/
(linguistics) a word put before a noun or pronoun to show how it is related to another word, for example ’through’, ’in’, or ’by’. preposición
prepositional adjective
preposicional a prepositional phrase.
(Definition of preposition from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Translations of “preposition”
in Korean 전치사…
in Arabic 13. حَرْف جَرّ (نَحو)…
in Malaysian kata depan…
in French préposition…
in Russian предлог (в грамматике)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 介系詞,前置詞…
in Italian preposizione…
in Turkish edat…
in Polish przyimek…
in Vietnamese giới từ…
in Portuguese preposição…
in Thai คำบุพบท…
in German die Präposition…
in Catalan preposició…
in Japanese (文法)前置詞(on や at など)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 介词,前置词…
in Indonesian kata depan, preposisi…
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