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Translation of "of" - English-Polish dictionary

of

preposition     strong /ɒv/ weak /əv/
BELONG
A1 belonging or relating to someone or something Przyimek of w wielu przypadkach nie ma odrębnego tłumaczenia; najczęściej of plus rzeczownik tłumaczy się rzeczownikiem w dopełniaczu, np. kolor jej włosów itp. a friend of mine the colour of her hair part of the problemBelongings and possessions
AMOUNT
A1 used after words which show an amount - a kilo of apples both of us a handful of raisinsGeneral words for size and amountMeasurements in general
NUMBER
A1 used with numbers, ages and dates - a boy of six a decrease of 10% the 14th of February 2005General words for size and amount
CONTAIN
A1 containing - a glass of milk sacks of rubbishIncluding and containingComprising and consisting of
MADE
made or consisting of z dresses of lace and silkIncluding and containingComprising and consisting ofComprising and consisting ofIncluding and containing
ADJECTIVE/VERB
used to connect particular adjectives and verbs with nouns z niektórymi czasownikami, przymiotnikami frightened of spiders smelling of garlic
SHOW
A2 showing someone or something - a map of the city centre
CAUSE
B1 showing a reason or cause na He died of a heart attack.Connecting words which introduce a cause or reason
POSITION
A2 showing position or direction od the front of the queue a small town north of Edinburgh
ACTION/FEELING
used after nouns describing actions or feelings to mean 'done to' or 'experienced by' - the destruction of the rain forest the suffering of millions
WRITTEN
B1 written or made by - the collected works of William Shakespeare
(Definition of of from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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