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Of  /ɒv,(ə)v/  

Preposition
Synonyms: About, by, regarding
Antonyms: Out, outside

Hindi: का
Punjabi: ਦੇ

Meaning:

1. expressing the relationship between a part and a whole.

  • with the word denoting the part functioning as the head of the phrase.
  • after a number, quantifier, or partitive noun, with the word denoting the whole functioning as the head of the phrase.
2. expressing the relationship between a scale or measure and a value.

  • expressing an age.
3. indicating an association between two entities, typically one of belonging, in which the first is the head of the phrase and the second is something associated with it.

  • expressing the relationship between an author, artist, or composer and their works collectively.
4. expressing the relationship between an abstract concept having a verb-like meaning and a noun denoting the subject of the underlying verb.

  • where the second noun denotes the object of the underlying verb.
  • where the head of the phrase is a predicative adjective.
5. expressing the relationship between a direction and a point of reference.

6. expressing the relationship between a general category or type and the thing being specified which belongs to such a category.

7. indicating the relationship between a verb and an indirect object.

  • with a verb expressing a mental state.
  • expressing a cause.

Sentence:

1. Eight of the children came to the show.

2. A girl of 20.

3. An increase of 10%.

4. The suggestion of a teacher.

5. He died of cancer.

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