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preposition
,prɛpə'zɪʃən
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A function word that combines with a noun or pronoun or noun phrase to form a prepositional phrase that can have an adverbial or adjectival relation to some other word.
  2. The placing of one linguistic element before another (as placing a modifier before the word it modifies in a sentence or placing an affix before the base to which it is attached).
Hyphenationprep•o•si•tion
Part of Speech(名) noun
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前置词qián zhì cípreposition
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