How to Use Prepositions

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Prepositions are used to show the relationship between a noun or pronoun and another word in a sentence. Use prepositions as an important part of showing relationships in the English language with information from a writing instructor and former classroom teacher in this free video on prepositions.

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Hi, I'm Laura from youngwritersworkshop.com and I'm going to talk about how to use preposition. A preposition is a word that helps to show the relationship between a noun or pronoun, and another word in the sentence. So you use it to indicate a relationship. In time for example, whether for a month or during a month. You can also use it to represent position in space. So for example, we are on an island. A verb plus a preposition is often to show relationship. For example, that accounts for his success. The word for is a preposition that shows relationship between that pronoun "that" and the success. So, you can use prepositions in a variety of ways, and again they're used to indicate a relationship between the noun or pronoun, and another word. So those are some ideas on how to use a preposition.

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