to N

The 'left' group

These nouns are used to indicate the position of something. We include here to the fore, which indicates a metaphorical position.
She took her children on picket lines against racist bosses, and they were raised in a house where 'the woman question' was always to the fore.
To the left was a three-car garage.
To the north of St-Remy are the Roman towns of Orange and Vaison-la-Romaine.
Now we had Serbia to port and Romania to starboard.
The matron had an office on the ground floor, to the rear of the house.
The pair of men to my right were bankers, I think.
  • to port
  • to starboard
  • to windward
  • to the east (of ...)
  • to the fore
  • to the left (of ...)
  • to the north (of ...)
  • to the rear (of ...)
  • to the right (of ...)
  • to the side (of ...)
  • to the south (of ...)
  • to the west (of ...)
  • to my left
  • to my right
  • Vedi contenuto correlato

    NUOVO da Collins!
    NUOVO da Collins!
    Elenchi di parole inglesi
    Elenchi di parole inglesi
    Ultime parole inviate
    Ultime parole inviate
    Facile apprendimento della grammatica inglese
    Facile apprendimento della grammatica inglese
    COBUILD Grammar Patterns
    COBUILD Grammar Patterns
    Blog di amanti delle parole
    Blog di amanti delle parole
    Scrabble Checker online
    Scrabble Checker online
    The Paul Noble Method
    The Paul Noble Method
    Create an account and sign in to access this FREE content
    Register now or login in to access