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Russian preposition у

It is Russian equivalent to the French "chez".

  1. у + genitive case for possession ◆ belonging, relationship to someone, something ◆ У меня в квартире газ, а у вас?
  2. у + genitive case for measures and quantities ◆ a part of something ◆ У кошки черыре ноги.
  3. у + genitive case for location ◆ being near to something, someone, at the house of ◆ Я была у подруги. У её дома остановилась машина. ◆ find out from someone ◆ У кого бы мне узнать, как это сделать?
Motion

- Куда?
Я иду на зум.
- B / На + Accusative case

Location

- Где?
Я на зуме.
- B / На + Prepositional case

Motion

- Откуда? От кого? От чего?
Я ушла с зума.
- Из / C / От + Genitive case

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To / Towards
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To / Towards / Onto / Into
Prepositional.jpg
On / In / At
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From / Off / Out / Of

If в is used to express motion in prepositional and accusative then из is used in genitive. If на is used to express motion in prepositional and accusative then с is used in genitive.

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