One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
In company with or at the same time as.‘I was chosen, along with twelve other artists’
together with, accompanying, accompanied by, in company withView synonyms
- ‘The world has gone mad, and has lost its sense of proportion along with its sanity.’
- ‘They were later recovered by police from nearby bushes, along with a box of pellets.’
- ‘A knife was found nearby along with five notes he had written to his friends and family.’
- ‘The pedals need replacing along with other parts that have worn out over the years.’
- ‘When Charles was a boy he would inspect the troops along with his mother or grandmother.’
- ‘There were two supermarket trolleys in the pond along with plastic bags and litter.’
- ‘Volunteers will be given a free compost bin along with a small kitchen collection bin.’
- ‘A hole five metres by four and two metres deep had been dug, along with trenches on either side.’
- ‘She brought dried and fresh herbs for sale along with copies of a book she has written on the use of herbs.’
- ‘As if everything was absolutely normal she'd hand him his cup of coffee along with a kiss.’
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