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preposition

noun [C] uk   us   /ˌprep.əˈzɪʃ.ən/
B1 in grammar, a word that is used before a noun, a noun phrase , or a pronoun, connecting it to another word: In the sentences "We jumped in the lake", and "She drove slowly down the track", "in" and "down" are prepositions.
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  • In the sentence 'The dog jumped over the wall', the word 'over' is a preposition.
  • Some prepositions consist of more than one word, such as 'out of'.
prepositional
adjective [before noun] uk   us   /-əl/
a prepositional phrase
Traducciones de “preposition”
en árabe 13. حَرْف جَرّ (نَحو)…
en coreano 전치사…
in Malaysian kata depan…
en francés préposition…
en turco edat…
en italiano preposizione…
en chino (tradicionál) 介系詞,前置詞…
en ruso предлог (в грамматике)…
en polaco przyimek…
in Vietnamese giới từ…
en español preposición…
en portugués preposição…
in Thai คำบุพบท…
en alemán die Präposition…
en catalán preposició…
en japonés (文法)前置詞(on や at など)…
in Indonesian kata depan, preposisi…
en chino (simplificado) 介词,前置词…
(Definition of preposition from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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