- The book is on the table.
- The book is beneath the table.
- The book is leaning against the table.
- The book is beside the table.
- She held the book over the table.
- She read the book during class.
Monday, 24 June 2013
Prepositions are us
You can write wonderfully without knowing a great deal about grammar or, for instance, what a preposition is. Well, you can, but you'll be an even better writer if you know a few odds and sods to give your work colour, texture and verve. So. A preposition links nouns, pronouns and phrases and usually indicates the temporal, spatial or logical relationship of its object to the rest of the sentence as in the following examples: