( 8) PREPOSITIONS
Prepositions are words placed before Nouns and Pronouns. They are used to show time, position and direction.
§ ¨ Examples of Prepositions showing time:
My birthday falls in September.
Most shops are closed on Sunday.
I have an appointment at 9 o'clock.
§ ¨ Examples of Prepositions showing position:
He is standing at the door.
The glass is on the table.
The cat is sleeping under the chair.
§ ¨ Examples of Prepositions showing direction:
She got into the taxi.
The girl is walking towards her mother.
I have to go to town.
Other examples of expressions using prepositions:
§ ¨ The picture was drawn by his brother.
§ ¨ She likes to go out with her friends.
§ ¨ They say I walk like my father.
§ ¨ Her parents give her a box of sweets.
Expressions using Prepositions: