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beyond in English:

1. We must think beyond today or tomorrow We must think beyond today or tomorrow



2. extra


The extra room proved very useful when we had visitors.
My wife's part-time job brings in a little extra money.
Having a few extra batteries handy is never a bad idea.
You must cut down on extra expenses in order to live within your means.
extra torches
In countries with electoral colleges, citizens vote for representatives to pick heads of state for them, adding an extra layer to what would otherwise be a direct election.
When a holiday falls on Sunday, we have an extra holiday on Monday.
The result of this experiment is obscured by the extra variables added in the formula.
I looked at my bank account book, and happily discovered that I had an extra $50!
My total income is far short of 300,000 yen a month, inclusive of extra earnings.
Were you just pulling my leg when you said we were all going to get extra bonuses?
Extra special treatment is imperative to get the vessel through government red tape, so that she can leave port on time.
In reply to your request, we offer you an extra discount of 5% on this order.
Peter gets paid £50 a day working as an extra.
An air conditioner is available as an optional extra.

3. outside the limits of what someone or something can do



English word "beyond"(outside the limits of what someone or something can do) occurs in sets:

1.1 TIME FOR A CHAT

4. beyond


beyond hope
Russell was a brilliant philosopher, but even the simplest practical task was quite beyond him.
We meet at a time of tension between the United States and Muslims around the world – tension rooted in historical forces that go beyond any current policy debate.
Did you possibly not notice until just now? "Er, well ... it was just so beyond my imagination that ..."
Beyond the Right's populism and the dispersion of the Left which have made this situation possible, I take full responsibility for this defeat and draw the necessary conclusions by retiring from political life after the end of the presidential election.
Beyond what age is it unhealthy for a child to have imaginary friends?
It goes without saying that at that time a kind of friendship beyond master and disciple grew between the two of them.
Does the motorway continue beyond Birmingham?; Most people don’t go on working beyond the age of 65.
She said very little beyond the occasional 'yes' and 'no' A lot of people now live beyond the age of 80. Our house is just beyond the bridge.
There was a wonderful view over the valleys and the mountains beyond. 'Up, up and beyond!' shouted the boy in the Superman's outfit.
I completely understand where they are coming from, but to take it to the next level of stopping it even if you haven't got children in the car then I think that's a little bit beyond people's personal space, really.

English word "beyond"(beyond) occurs in sets:

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