More Timely Prepositions

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Prepositions of time are very simple to remember! We use:

  • at for a PRECISE TIME
  • in for MONTHS, YEARS, CENTURIES and LONG PERIOD

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Here are some examples: I wake up early in the morning I am going to have a great lunch in the afternoon Jack likes to have a nap in the evening Shall we go to the bar at night?

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PREPOSITIONS ARE EASY!

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Prepositions.

At first it might seem difficult but eventually with practice, you’ll get the hang of it!

What is a preposition?

The name “preposition” (pre + position) means “place before”. Prepositions usually come before another word, usually a noun or noun phrase

Prepositions rules

A preposition is a word such as at, for, with, into or from, which is usuafly followed by a noun, pronoun or, in English, a word ending in -ing.

When do we use prepositions

Prepositions show how people and things relate to the rest of the sentence, for example, She’s at home.; a tool for cutting grass; It’s from David.

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Let’s Talk About Prepositions

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Some of you may be wondering what a preposition is or whether it is ever acceptable to use them. Simply put, a preposition could be labeled as a connecting word, or a word that forms a relationship between other words. Examples of this include:

“About,” “considering,” and “via”

The words “in,” “of,” and “to” are some of the most frequently used prepositions in the English language. Think about it for a moment–how often do you use these words? Some of them have already been used in this post!

Prepositions can be tricky and sneaky, and sometimes they are appropriate for use at the end of a sentence. Wait! Don’t most grammarians say that it is never acceptable to end with a preposition? Many do, and many do not, given the circumstances are correct. Here is an example of a sentence that can with a preposition (we are directing someone to…

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