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as far as = a distance of

 

 

1. She's able to take good pictures with her camera as far as 200 yards away.

 

 

photographer
 2. He can hit something with his rifle as far as a mile away.
man with rifle
 3. He can throw the football as far as 70 yards.
football player

 

 4. He has meetings scheduled as far as August.

 

office worker
 5. She can ride her bike as far as the end of the street.
bike
 6. I can smell Henrietta's fried chicken as far as half a mile away.
chicken and french fries
 7. We went as far as the Statue of Liberty today while walking around New York.
statue of liberty

"As far as" is similar to "up to" when describing distance.

You can also use "as far as" as a conjunction.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prepositions

about 

above 

across 

after  

along 

amid  

among 

around 

at

before 

below  

beside 

beyond 

but  

by 

despite  

down  

except  

for

in

inside  

into 

near 

of

off 

on

onto 

out

over 

past 

per  

to

under 

until  

upon  

via  

with 

within 

 

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