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Prepositions consisting of more than one word - Easy Learning Grammar French

  • Prepositions can also be made up of several words instead of just one.
au bord deat the edge of, at the side of
au bout deafter
à cause debecause of
au-dessous debelow
au-dessus deabove
au fond deat the bottom of, at the end of
au milieu dein the middle of
Au bout d’un moment, il s’est endormi.After a while, he fell asleep.
Nous ne pouvons pas sortir à cause du mauvais temps.We can’t go out because of the bad weather.
J’ai garé la voiture au bord de la route.I parked the car by the side of the road.
Mon porte-monnaie est au fond de mon sac.My purse is at the bottom of my bag.
Place le vase au milieu de la table.Put the vase in the middle of the table.

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