Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Preposition with examples

  PREPOSITION 

Definition:

A preposition is a word which is used with a noun and also with a pronoun. Its function is to depict how the person or the thing, which is denoted by a noun or pronoun, stands in relation to something else.

SOME IMPORTANT PREPOSITIONS:

Following are enlisted important prepositions:

By, under, of, in, beside, among, up, down, off, over, from, on, at, for, through, till, to, out, with, about, above, across, along, around, before, behind, beneath, amongst, below, between, beyond, inside, outside etc.

He sat ______________ the shade of a tree.

A. Under
B. Below
C. in
D. None of these

Show Answer
C. in

The people, in the flat ________, are always arguing.

A. At
B. On
C. Above
D. Of

Show Answer
C. Above

The peon seems to have lost the confidence _______________ his boss.

A. Over
B. Of
C. About
D. With

Show Answer
B. Of

Have you pondered _____________ my case.

A. Over
B. On
C. About
D. With

Show Answer
A. Over

We went ___________ the room and sat down _____________ soft cushions.

A. To, In
B. From, Upon
C. Into, On
D. In, In

Show Answer
C. Into, On
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