of and off?

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ESL-lover

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Hello my teachers..........................


What is the difference between of and off?

With examples :wink:

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'Off' is the opposite of 'on'- if a light is 'off' then it is not working; if it is 'on', then it is giving out line.

'Of' connects words, usually without modifying the meaning- 'cup of coffee'. Al 'of' does is join the two words- it has no meaning itself. ;-)
 
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