add onto
phr verb
Add onto is used with these nouns as the object: ↑house

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  • add on — verb 1. make an addition (Freq. 1) Let s add on to this • Derivationally related forms: ↑add on • Hypernyms: ↑add • Verb Frames: Somebody s something …   Useful english dictionary

  • add — [ æd ] verb *** 1. ) transitive to put something with another thing or group of things: When the sauce is thick, add the cheese. add something to something: They ve added two major companies to their impressive list of clients. Here s another… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • add on to — ˌadd ˈon to [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they add on to he/she/it adds on to present participle adding on to past tense …   Useful english dictionary

  • onto — on|to [ antə ] preposition *** 1. ) into a position on an object or surface: A tree fell onto a car, trapping the people inside. Marilyn emptied her shopping bag onto the carpet. He climbed onto the roof to get a better view. a ) to an area that… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • onto */*/*/ — UK [ˈɒntə] / US [ˈɑntə] preposition 1) into a position on an object or surface He climbed onto the roof to get a better view. A tree fell onto a car, trapping the people inside. Marilyn emptied her shopping bag onto the carpet. a) to an area that …   English dictionary

  • onto*/*/*/ — [ˈɒntə] preposition 1) into a position on an object or surface A tree fell onto a car, trapping the people inside.[/ex] Marilyn emptied her shopping bag onto the carpet.[/ex] 2) into a bus, train, ship, aircraft etc Slater tried to carry a gun… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • add — 01. After mixing the flour and milk, [add] one cup of chocolate chips. 02. If you [add] 3 and 2, the answer is 5. 03. The [addition] of Jennifer Mills to our staff has been a real help. 04. Many people are totally against [adding] fluoride to the …   Grammatical examples in English

  • add on to — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms add on to : present tense I/you/we/they add on to he/she/it adds on to present participle adding on to past tense added on to past participle added on to add on to something to build an extra part onto a… …   English dictionary

  • add on — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms add on : present tense I/you/we/they add on he/she/it adds on present participle adding on past tense added on past participle added on 1) to include an extra thing or amount in something The referee added on… …   English dictionary

  • Add-On Interest — A method of calculating interest whereby the interest payable is determined at the beginning of a loan and added onto the principal. The sum of the interest and principal is the amount repayable upon maturity. For example, let s say Bank A… …   Investment dictionary

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