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preposition
  1. 1
    used for stating where someone or something is
    1. a.
      in a particular place

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    2. b.
      used for saying where you stop on a trip

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    3. d.
      in a particular part of a process, activity, program, or book

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  2. 2
    used for stating what someone is doing
    1. a.
      used for saying that someone is doing something or taking part in an activity somewhere

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    2. b.
      used for stating what state or situation someone or something is in

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  3. 3
    used for stating when something happens
    1. a.
      used for stating the exact time when something happens

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    2. b.
      used for saying when a particular situation exists

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  4. 4
    used for stating what makes someone react in a particular way

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  5. 5
    used for showing the level of prices, temperatures, speeds, etc.

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  6. 7
    used for stating what someone is trying to catch, hold, or hit

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  7. 9
    used for stating the activity or subject that someone is skillful or not skillful in

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  8. 10
    American used for stating the phone number where someone can be reached. The British word is on

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food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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