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| 1. Hundreds of people on bikes appeared at the event. |
2. There’s a box of cereal on the kitchen table.
note: It’s very hard to hear this preposition when it’s used with other words, but it’s important to know that it’s there. Many people who speak English as a second language make mistakes with "of."
| 3. Here’s a gallon of milk. |
4. I’m going to have a can of soup for lunch.
| 5. He’s tired of doing paperwork. |
6. He’s sick of his computer.
| 7. This is an interesting work of art. |
| 8. They’re very fond of each other. |
9. This block has been treated and safely baited where needed as of this date.
(The city put down rat poison on 4-25-08)
|The word "of" is often used with packages of food and drinks. Click on the video, or click here to see it on YouTube. |