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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “of”

of

preposition (POSITION)
位置
    weak /əv/ strong /ɒv/ US  /ɑːv/
used in expressions showing position
(表示方位)
the top of his head
他的头顶
the back of your dress
你衣服的背部
on the corner of the street
在街角
the front of the queue
队伍的前部
I've never been north of Edinburgh.
我从未去过爱丁堡以北的地方。
Places and locationsUnpleasant placesDirection of motionPoints of the compass
(Definition of of preposition (POSITION) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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