Meet me at the corner
Look at John, throw the stone at the wall
Meet me at the theater.
|We meet at 2:00
It rains at night here
|Water freezes at 0oC||
He works at keeping in shape
She’s good at dancing
|About||All arrund: he ran about the yard||Approx.: about 1:00||Approx: about 1$
About 70 degees
|Concerning: a book about mathematics|
|Above||Higher than: above the picture (on th wall)||Above $5
|Against||Contact: to lean aganst the wall||Conflict: to work against the clock||Conflict: two against four||Internal: against one’s will
External:against all odds
|Around||State: the fence is around the house.
Action: th children run around the yard.
|Approx: around 1:00||Approx: around $2
Around 4 kms
|Before||Infront of: before the house
He stood before us
|Earlier than: before 1960
Before the accident
|Below||Lower than: below the surface||Below zero
|Between||At an intermediate point to two entities: between the house and the street||Between 1 and 2 o’clock||Between 100 and 120 kgs||Between you and me|
|By||Nearness: chair by the desk||No later than: by 6 p.m||Reduplication (gradual increase): little by little; inch by inch
Degree of failure: miss the target by a mile.
Miss the train by 3 minutes
|Without help: do by oneself|
|For||Goal: set out for Indonesia
Distance: for 7 kms
|Duration: for 7 years||Exchange: buy for $5||Reason: Bali is famousfor its beauty
Goal/purpose: fish for trout
|From||A stratingpoint: we traveled fro N.Y to L.A.
Origin: man from New York
|Work from 8 to 4||From 60 to 80 degree
From 5 to 7 dollars
|Source: paper is made fro wood.
Cause: wet from the rain
|In||Enclosure: the man is in the room.||In a period: WW II ended in1945.
Future appointment: Come in 10 minutes
|Currency: pay me in dollars
Language: Say it in English
|Of||Name of geog. Location or institution: the city of new York
The states of Texas
The University of Indonesia
|Before: a quarter of ten||Fraction, portion: one of the boys||Possess/association: a friend of mine.
Source: a table made of wood.
|On||Contact: on the wall
Along: on the isle; I live on this street
|Day, date: on Sunday; on November tenth||Communication: on the radio; on TV;
Concerning: a book on magic; a lecture on religious
|Over||State of being above (with or without contact):
Carry a sweater over his shoulder; the roof over our head.
Action above: jump over the fence
|Spanning time: over the week||More than: over an hour
Over $ 3
Over 9 degree C
|Communication: over the radio, TV|
|Through||Penetrate: through the window; through the forest||Duration: through the years||Endurance: through thick and thin|
|To||Direction: go to the movies||Until: work from 8 to 5
Before: a quarter to eleven
|He is wise to that extent/He is wise to such an extent that …||Accompany: dance to the music|
|Toward(s)||In the direction of: walk toward the wall||Toward morning||The temperature moved steadily toward 0 degree C||Toward a lasting peace|
|Under||Below (state): be under the house
Below (action): crawl under the house
|Less than: in under an hour||Under $1
Under 20 men
Under 80 degrees
|Condition: under presser|
|With||Alongside, near: even with the wall||Together: He grew wiser with the years.
He rises with the chickens.
|Equal standing or ability: rank with the best; run with the fastest||In regard to: pleased with the gift
Manner: spoke with ease.