About the Prepositions Lesson
This lesson provides an overview of prepositions, prepositional phrases, and their usage.
• To be able to identify some of the most commonly used prepositions.
• To be able to identify the object of a preposition.
• To be able to identify prepositional phrases.
What are prepositions?
Prepositions link nouns, pronouns, and phrases to other words in a sentence. The word or words that a preposition modifies or introduces is called the object of the preposition. Prepositions generally signify a type of relationship to the object. This relationship can be spatial, logical, etc.