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beside = next to

 

1. They're standing beside each other.

They're standing next to each other.

(beside = next to)

* Beside" is not the same as "besides." Be careful not to confuse these two words.

couple
 2. The opera house in Sydney is beside the ocean.
opera house
 3. The cathedral is beside the river.
cathedral

 4. The bacon is beside the eggs.

eggs and bacon
 5. He sat beside the window and waited for the truck to come.
man moving

6. In many cities, modern buildings are right beside older buildings.

a city scene
 7. He's standing beside the computer.
standing person

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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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