Parts Of Speech Part 06

Prepositions
By the word preposition means position something before something. And in English grammar-

A preposition is a word placed or positioned before a noun or a pronoun or noun equivalent to show the relationship between a noun or pronoun and other words in a sentence.

The following are the words used as preposition in the sentence-
For, of, on, at, in, to, off, by, up, with, from, into, within, like, until, above, about, against, under, before, after, among, along, across, around, behind, bellow, beneath, beside, between, beyond, down, during, except, inside, near, since, toward, through and upon.

Role or function of preposition in a sentence:
A preposition sits before a noun or a pronoun to show noun’s or pronoun’s relationship to another word in the sentence. Preposition helps to construct a sentence.

Example:
-He is looking for papers.
-Rifat lives in Dhaka.
-Place the book on the table.
-I will go there after breakfast.
-Look at the sky clearly.
-You should stand by him.

Prepositions are five different kinds:

i. Simple Preposition such as in, at, by, of, for, on, over, under, up, to, from, out, about, under, with etc.
-He goes to school.
-Maruf is about seven.
-These people are coming from abroad.

ii.Double Preposition such as into, onto, within, without, from, among, toward, behind etc.
-He will be back within three days.
-We cannot do this job without you.
-She is different among the girls.

iii.Compound or Phrasal or Complex Prepositionsare made of two or more words. Such as instead of, in front of, in between, out of, in behalf of, in place of, except for, throughout, underneath, on account of, according to etc.
-Rahat is talking in behalf of his team.
-Musfiq is playing in place of Rasel.
-They carried on rescue mission in spite of bad weather.
-Her GPA is 3.50 out of 4.00

iv.Participial Preposition.
Present or Past Participles can be used as Prepositions. Such as concerning, regarding, considering, pending etc.
Example:
-What does he know regarding this proposal?
-Considering the quality, the price is not high.

Another rules are following the pictures..

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