- о, обо, касательно, относительно
Do you know anything about Russia?
Знаете ли вы что-нибудь о России?
- вокруг, кругом
In the jungle, there are snakes all about the place.
В джунглях кругом есть змеи.
- с, при
Have you much money about you?
У вас много денег с собой?
- приблизительно, около, порядка
Tomorrow about this time.
Завтра, примерно в это же время.
|1. He looks like he's about four years old.|
|2. She's about 12 years old.|
|3. When he woke up, there were about ten people waiting for his garage sale to begin.
(garage sale: a homeowner sells unneeded, personal items from his or her garage)
|4. He's been on the phone for about ten minutes.|
|5. He weighs about 240 pounds.|
|6. Those mountains are about five miles away.|
|7. He's just about to sneeze.|
|8. It took about 20 minutes to get our pizza delivered.|
|9. She's reading a very interesting book about European history.|