Prepositions – Learn English in Punjabi Day 4
A preposition is a word (usually a short word) that shows the relationship between two other nearby words. For example (prepositions highlighted):
- a boy from Delhi
(Here, the preposition from tells us the relationship between Delhi and boy.)
- a bone for the dog
(Here, the preposition for tells us the relationship between dog and bone.)
The following are all examples of prepositions: in, on, at, around, above, near, underneath, alongside, of, and for.