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preposition
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    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 journey

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

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  2. 2
    used for stating what someone is doing
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    used for stating what makes someone react in a particular way

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  4. 5
    used for showing the level of prices, temperatures, speeds etc

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  5. 7
    used for stating what someone is trying to catch, hold, or hit

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sandwich generation

a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents

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dish

to gossip or share personal information with someone …

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