Category - Prepositions


Learn the most commonly used prepositional words in English. In this category, we are going to learn the most commonly used prepositional words in English, with their usage and example sentences. Learn these lessons and enhance your English grammar skills.

What is a preposition in English?

A preposition is a word that typically shows the relationship between two or more words in a sentence.

Usage of Preposition in English

Prepositions are used to indicate location, direction, time, manner, or other relationships within a sentence. They often establish connections between nouns, pronouns, and other elements in a sentence.

Common prepositions in English include “in,” “on,” “at,” “over,” “under,” “between,” “beside,” “near,” “above,” “below,” “through,” and many others.

Here are a few examples of how prepositions are used:

  1. Location: She is in the room. (The preposition “in” shows the location of the subject “she.”)
  2. Direction: He walked to the park. (The preposition “to” shows the direction of the action, “walked.”)
  3. Time: We’ll meet at 3 PM. (The preposition “at” indicates the specific time of the meeting.)
  4. Manner: She sang with enthusiasm. (The preposition “with” describes the manner in which she sang.)
  5. Relationship: The book is on the table. (The preposition “on” indicates the relationship between the book and the table.)

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