beside

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Pronunciation

  • IPA: /biːˈsaɪd/ or /bɪˈsaɪd/,
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Preposition

Preposition
beside

It is beside the box
  1. If x is beside y, it is close to y, but not in front or behind. <> gefen, daura da, kusa da.
    The book is beside the table. <> Littafin yana gefen tebur.
    Person beside him looks at a news magazine and says: “This world is a mess! <> Mutumin da ke gefensa ya kalli wata jarida kuma ya ce: “Wannan duniyar ta dagule! [1]
  2. beside one's self. <> cika da mamaki da kanka ko kansu.
    “They were beside themselves with great ecstasy.” <> Sun cika da “mamaki nan da nan da mamaki mai-girma.” [2]

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