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of

preposition
 
strong /ɒv/ weak /əv/
A1 belonging to or relating to someone or something
-의
She is a friend of my cousin. I like the colour of her hair.
A1 used after words that show an amount
양을 나타내는 말 뒤에 쓰임
a bag of apples both of us
A1 containing
-의 (내용물을 나타냄)
a glass of milk
A1 used with numbers, ages, and dates
숫자, 나이, 날짜등과 함께 쓰임
a boy of six the 14th of February
A2 showing position or direction
방향이나 위치를 나타낼 때 쓰임
the front of the queue a small town north of Edinburgh
A2 showing someone or something
-의
a map of the city a photo of my boyfriend
A2 used when comparing related things
-의(사물과 관련되어)
He’s the best-looking of the three brothers.
B1 showing a reason or cause
-로(원인이나 이유를 나타낼 때 쓰임)
He died of cancer.
used after an adjective when judging someone’s behaviour
형용사 뒤에 쓰어 관련된 사람의 행동을 판단할때 쓰임
It was very nice of you to think of us.
(Definition of of from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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