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af prep / adv

A. prep (dat)
1. (um hreyfingu/of motion) from, off
fara ~ sta
set off
koma ~ fundi
come from a meeting
taka ~ sr skna
take one's shoes off
2. (um tma/of time) after
hver ~ rum
one after the other
3. (um stu/of causes) because of, from
gera e- ~ skyldurkni
do sth from a sense of duty
~ hverju?
why?
~ v, ~ v a
because
gera e- ~ ruleysi~ v a
do sth with stoic calm
4. (um geranda/of agent) by
bkin er samin ~ honum
the book is written by him
5. (tilheyrandi/pertaining to, deriving from)
hluti ~ essu
part of this
kominn ~ gu flki
of good family
kaupa e- ~ e-m
buy sth from sby
6. phrases
~ settu ri
deliberately
~ llu afli
with all one's strength
B. adv
segja ~ ea
say yes or no
a er ~ og fr
it is completely impossible
talinn ~
given up for dead

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