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Arriving

Meanings and phrases

before arriving

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The stream flows to the north and then east over before arriving at Lajjun.
  • She operated as part of 8 wolfpacks before arriving at Brest on 26 January 1944.
  • She stopped at Masulipatam on 26 September before arriving at Bengal on 16 October.

began arriving

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Trucks began arriving to pick up scores of bodies.
  • The first 4.5-inch guns began arriving in November.
  • More people began arriving in the mid-19th century.

upon arriving

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Immediately upon arriving, undercurrents of menace are evident.
  • However, upon arriving home, they find that movers have completely vacated Rikka's room.
  • Trelawny claimed that upon arriving in Messolonghi, he began overseeing the funeral preparations.

arriving back

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On arriving back (late) at his base, Daniel is oblivious to the imminent coup.
  • Within two days of arriving back home, Robert was dead and Andrew in mortal danger.
  • Toole and Miranda flew across the stadium, with Miranda arriving back on the book stage.

shortly after arriving

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She met Frank Stranahan shortly after arriving in Fort Lauderdale.
  • He telephoned his family in 'Asir shortly after arriving in the country.
  • He became ill shortly after arriving in Jamaica, dying in either late 1737 or early 1738.

finally arriving

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His ship was damaged and put in at Taiwan for repairs, finally arriving back in Asakura in Kochi on January 8, 1945.
  • From Switzerland, Milton travelled to Paris and then to Calais before finally arriving in England in either July or August 1639.
  • The album was initially named "Jerry" (after his father) and then "Hooray for Me" before finally arriving at "We're All Excited".
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