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Prepositions

A preposition is a word that shows the spatial (space), temporal (time), or logical relationship of its object to the rest of the sentence. The words above, near, at, by, after, with and from are prepositions.


above

Above means over or higher. The cloud is above the mountain.


around

When something is around something, it is near or close to it.


behind

When you are behind something, you are to the back of it.


between

When something is between, it is located in a position separating two other items.


in

The bird is in the cage.


in front of

The girl on the right is in front of the bricks.


inside

The bird is inside the cage.


on

The vase is on the table.


out

He is going out the door.


outside

When you are outside, you are not in a building or other structure.


over

The cloud is over the mountain.


under

The cat is under the table.

with

With means.in the company of or having. The children above are with each other.


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