Definition: 'Preposition'

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  • Length: 11 characters
  • Syllables: 4

Results for word: preposition

Grammatical Information:
  • Grammar term
  • Prepositions connect words together
  • If a preposition isn't connecting words but modifying one word, as in many phrasal verbs, it can be called a Particle (or an Adverb)
  • Term included in the UsingEnglish.com Glossary of English Terms
  • Nouns are words giving names to objects and things, which can be physical or concepts, etc

Related Glossary Definitions:

Complex Prepositions;  Prepositions;  Prepositional Phrases

Dictionary Definitions

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