Some adjectives go with certain prepositions. There is no real pattern – you need to learn them as you meet them. 

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what does " one call away " mean ?
It is a one of best songs of Charlie Puth
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Hello again Thiệu Khang,

In this case, 'away' means 'at a distance' – see the second dictionary entry for other examples of this use.

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Kirk
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Hello,
What is the correct preposition for 'bottom'---on or at? For example, should it be 'at the bottom or on the bottom of a surface such as swimming pool.

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Hello naghmairam,

Both prepositions are possible. 'On the bottom' means actually lying or sitting there. 'At the bottom' has a less specific meaning and refers to the general location of something.

 

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Peter

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What does "go down" mean ? Thanks

Hello Thiệu Khang,

The literal meaning of 'go down' is to move in a direction which is the opposite of up. However, the phrase can also have other meanings in different contexts. We would need to know the particular context in which it is used to identlfy which meaning is relevant.

 

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Peter

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It in lyric of song "Paris"- Chainsmokers
"...If we go down the we go down together they 'll say you could do anything "
so what does "go down" mean in sentance ? Thks teacher

Hello Thiệu Khang,

In this case, I'd say 'go down' means 'lose' or 'fail'. I'd suggest you look through the different possible meanings in the Cambridge Dictionary to get a sense for what it can mean.

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Kirk
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