left is part of the Basic English 850.
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left is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
left

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

Positive
left

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

 
It is to the left of the box
  1. One of the two directions, the opposite of right. This arrow is pointing left: ←
    Turn left at the next corner.
  2. Remaining, still there.
    Three apples are left.

NounEdit

Singular
left

Plural
lefts

  1. (uncountable) The left side.
    The shop is on your left.
  2. (countable) A left turn.
    Take two lefts and a right and then you'll be there.

VerbEdit

Plain form
leave

Third-person singular
leaves

Past tense
left

Past participle
left

Present participle
leaving

  1. The past tense and past participle of leave.


Directions (edit)

north - east - south - west

up - down | forward - backward | left - right