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There's a telephone box at the crossroads.
I'll meet you at the main entrance.
She's staying at the Clarence Hotel.
We live at 23 Brookfield Avenue.
I'm babysitting at Sally's tomorrow night.
He wants to spend more time at home with his family.
Dad should be at work by now.
Trevor's at the doctor's – he'll be back soon.
Everyone's busy with exams at present.
I can't give you any more information at the moment.
Monica was born in 1972. We were living in Edinburgh at the time.
It's a style that was popular at the beginning of the 20th century.
Has the situation improved at all?
You don't have any money at all?
He doesn't know anything at all about computers.
This is the British English definition of at. View American English definition of at.
getting smaller, weaker, or less important
… to reveal a small part of your intentions in order to attract support, without actually committing yourself to doing anythingadd a word
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