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    • (ad before vowel ) prep
    • to; (stato in luogo, tempo, età) at; (con mese, città) in; (mezzo, modo) by;
      • dire qualcosa a qualcuno = tell somebody something;
      • alle tre = at three o'clock;
      • a vent'anni = at the age of twenty;
      • a Natale = at Christmas;
      • a dicembre = in December;
      • ero al cinema = I was at the cinema;
      • vivo a Londra = I live in London;
      • a due a due = two by two;
      • a piedi = on or by foot;
      • maglia a maniche lunghe = long-sleeved sweater;
      • casa a tre piani = house with three floors;
      • giocare a tennis = play tennis;
      • 50 km all'ora = 50 km an hour;
      • 2 euro al chilo = 2 euros a kilo;
      • al mattino/alla sera = in the morning/evening;
      • a venti chilometri/due ore da qui = twenty kilometres/two hours away