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Mrs. Klein was hurrying along the path toward us.
We walked along in silence.
They were sailing along the southern coast of Australia.
The stores along 5th Avenue were brightly lit for Christmas.
a line of trees along the river bank
The sound of gunfire was coming from somewhere along the road.
Finally a taxi came along, and we jumped in.
Do you mind if I come along too?
Bring the whole family along.
Be sure to take your notes along with you.
Ramos was arrested along with eleven other men.
How is your garden coming along?
How are you getting along with your Russian?
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English version of definition of along
a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents
a large cake decorated or filled with sweet foods such as fruit, cream, and chocolate
to gossip or share personal information with someone …
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American definition of along from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.