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preposition
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    saying which specific thing
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      used for giving a specific age, amount, value etc

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    saying who or what does something
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    used for saying who something belongs to

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    used for saying what something is part of

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    containing or consisting of something
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      used for saying what something contains

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    2. c.
      used for talking about individual pieces of a substance

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    used for saying what substance is used for making something

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    used for giving dates and periods of time

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    used for saying what causes something

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    used for mentioning a quality that someone or something has

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