prepositions

 

Prepositions  

 

prepositions are words that can tell us

 

 

where

 something happens

 

children-in-the-woods

The children are hiking

in the woods.

when

 something happens

 

children-in-the-woods

 They started walking

just after lunch.

the direction

 something is moving in

 

children-in-the-woods

 They are walking

along a path.

 

 

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where prepositions

tell us where something is in relation to something else

 

pirate reading a treasure map

 

✅ The parrot perched on Patch's shoulder.

 

where the parrot is in relation to Patch's shoulder - it is on it

 

 

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when prepositions

 

tell us when something happens in relation to something else

 

children reading a map

 

✅ The boys got lost during their walk.

 

this tells us when the boys got lost in relation to their walk - they got lost during their walk

 

 

 

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direction prepositions

 

tell us the direction something is moving in in relation to something else

 

space travel

 

✅ The aliens raced towards the chequered flag.

 

the direction the aliens are moving in relation to the flag - they are moving towards it

 

 

 

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prepositions are words that link two nouns in a sentence

 

they form a relationship between one noun and another noun 

 

children climbing mountains

✅ The children stood on the mountain.

 

the preposition on tells us where the children (noun) stood

in relation to the mountain (noun) - they stood on it

 

 

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prepositions can tell us

where, when and which direction

 

penguin on a skateboard

 

Marty went snowboarding on the biggest mountain.

 

Marty was snowboarding after breakfast.

 

Marty snowboarded down the slope.

 

the noun Marty is linked to other nouns to tell us

where, when and in which direction he went snowboarding

 

 

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three key types of preposition are

 

 

✓ where (place) prepositions

 

 ✓ when (time) prepositions

 

 ✓ direction prepositions

 

 

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