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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Singular
south

Plural
none

  1. (uncountable) The direction opposite to north. For a person looking at the setting sun, the south is on their left hand.
    The wind usually comes from the south.

PrepositionEdit

Preposition
south

  1. One of the four compass directions: 180º from north. If you face south, the sun rises on your left.
    Africa is South of Europe.

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Directions (edit)

north - east - south - west

up - down | forward - backward | left - right