on preposition translation to Korean: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Translation of "on" - English-Korean dictionary


preposition   /ɒn/
A1 on a surface of something -(표면)위에 I put the book on that shelf. He stepped on my foot.
A1 covering, touching, attached to, or hanging from something (표면에 닿아)-에 You have blood on your shirt. Which finger do you wear your ring on?
A1 used to show the date or day when something happens (날짜, 요일을 나타낼때)-에 He will arrive on 14 February. I have to work on Saturday.
A2 used to refer to a place when giving directions (방향)-에 Take the first turning on the right. Our house is the second on the left after the stop sign.
A2 in a particular place (특정 장소)-에 See the diagram on page 22. I met her on a ship.
A2 being broadcast or presented (방송)-에 What’s on TV tonight?
A2 used to show what money or time is used for (돈이나 시간의 사용을 나타내어)-에 She refuses to spend more than £40 on a pair of shoes. We’ve wasted too much time on this already.
A2 used to show some methods of travelling (이동 수단의 방법을 타나내어)-로 Sam loves travelling on buses. Did you go over on the ferry?
B1 about -에 관한 a book on pregnancy
B1 next to or along the side of (특정 장소에) 가까이 있는 The bank is on Maple Street. Cambridge is on the River Cam. Cincinnati is on the Ohio River.
B1 using something (수단)-로 I spoke to Dad on the phone. I was working on my computer.
(Definition of on preposition from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day


a musical instrument, especially one made from a skin stretched over the end of a hollow tube or bowl, played by hitting with the hand or a stick

Word of the Day

I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
by Kate Woodford,
February 10, 2016
On this blog, we like to look at words and phrases in the English language that learners often have difficulty with. Two phrases that can be confused are ‘used to do something’ and ‘be used to something/doing something’. People often use one phrase when they mean the other, or they use the wrong

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More