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  1. preposition:
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Detailed Translations for preposition from English to French


preposition [the ~] noun

  1. the preposition
    la préposition

Translation Matrix for preposition:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
préposition preposition

Related Words for "preposition":

Synonyms for "preposition":

Related Definitions for "preposition":

  1. a function word that combines with a noun or pronoun or noun phrase to form a prepositional phrase that can have an adverbial or adjectival relation to some other word1
  2. (linguistics) the placing of one linguistic element before another (as placing a modifier before the word it modifies in a sentence or placing an affix before the base to which it is attached)1

Wiktionary Translations for preposition:

  1. grammar: a type of word like "of, from, for, by"
  1. Mot-outil

Cross Translation:
preposition préposition voorzetsel — een onverbuigbaar woord dat de aard van de relatie tussen verschillende elementen in de zin aangeeft
preposition préposition PräpositionLinguistik/Sprachwissenschaft: unflektierbares Wort, das eine Ergänzung in einem bestimmten Kasus fordert