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 along along

adv

  • ( ) with a forward motion  ( along, on )
    with a forward motion
     we drove along admiring the view
    we drove along admiring the view
     the horse trotted along at a steady pace
    the horse trotted along at a steady pace
     the circus traveled on to the next city
    the circus traveled on to the next city
     move along
    move along
     march on
    march on
  • ( ) in accompaniment or as a companion  ( along )
    in accompaniment or as a companion
     his little sister came along to the movies
    his little sister came along to the movies
     I brought my camera along
    I brought my camera along
     working along with his father
    working along with his father
  • ( ) in addition (usually followed by with')  ( along )
    in addition (usually followed by with')
     we sent them food and some clothing went along in the package
    we sent them food and some clothing went along in the package
     along with the package came a bill
    along with the package came a bill
     consider the advantages along with the disadvantages
    consider the advantages along with the disadvantages
  • ( ) to a more advanced state  ( along )
    to a more advanced state
     the work is moving along
    the work is moving along
     well along in their research
    well along in their research
     hurrying their education along
    hurrying their education along
     getting along in years
    getting along in years
  • in line with a length or direction (often followed by by' or beside')  ( along )
    in line with a length or direction (often followed by by' or beside')
     pass the word along
    pass the word along
     ran along beside me
    ran along beside me
     cottages along by the river
    cottages along by the river


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