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English definition of “of”

of

preposition (RELATING TO)    weak /əv/ strong /ɒv/ US  /ɑːv/
C1 about; relating to: Speaking of Elizabeth, here she is. One of the advantages of travelling by train is being able to read. Let us consider the events of the last five months. Of her childhood we know very little. And what of (= tell me about) young Adrian? How is he?Regarding and concerningLinking and relating Grammar:OfOf is a preposition.See more
(Definition of of preposition (RELATING TO) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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