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noun [countable] linguistics preposition pronunciation in British English /ˌprepəˈzɪʃ(ə)n/
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  1. a word that usually comes before a noun or a pronoun and shows its relation to another part of the sentence. In the sentencesI left it on the table’ and ‘She came out of the house’, the words ‘on’ and ‘out of’ are prepositions.
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